By the Hair of the Head Scares Festival Audience

Joe Lansdale and Mike T. Lyddon at the Nacogdoches Film Festival
Joe Lansdale (lt) and Mike T. Lyddon during Q&A.

Mike Lyddon’s adaptation of Joe R. Lansdale’s “By the Hair of the Head” scared the Nacogdoches Film Festival audience in all the right places last February, and the appreciative audience had a plethora of good questions for Lansdale and Lyddon after the screening.  Watch the Q&A Here.

By the Hair of the Head Featured at Nacogdoches

nacogdoches film festival by the hair of the headFilmmaker Mike T. Lyddon’s adaptation of Joe Lansdale’s story “By the Hair of the Head” is a featured selection at the 2015 Nacogdoches Film Festival taking place last week of February in Nacogdoches, Tx.
Special guests attending include writers George R.R. Martin (Game of Thrones), Howard Waldrop and Joe Lansdale.

Click HERE for more info on the fest.

Creepers Wins 12 Awards at Zed Fest

Dateline: Los Angeles – Horror anthology film CREEPERS pics up a total of 12 awards at the annual ZED FEST fIlm festival in Burbank, Ca.
The anthology itself picked up 2 awards, one for outstanding anthology and one for outstanding producer, Mike T. Lyddon.
Mike T. Lyddon’s segment “By the Hair of the Head” garnered 6 awards as follows –
Outstanding Supernatural MovieCreepers zed fest awards 2014
Outstanding screenplay – Mike T. Lyddon
Outstanding Performance  –   Brian Lanigan
Outstanding Performance  –   Christian Walker
Outstanding Production Assistant  –  Rubi Lyddon
Outstanding Practical Effects –  Mike T. Lyddon

Gregory Lamberson’s segment “Gave Up the Ghost” also garnered 4 awards as follows –
Best Comedy Horror – “Gave Up the Ghost”
Outstanding Screen Story  –  Jeff Strand
Outstanding Ensemble  –   Drew Bialy, John Renna, Paul McGinnis, Alexander S. McBryde
Special make-up & Visual Effects  –  Arick Szymecki