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“For a fan of indie cinema, think of this as a sampler of new and original horror in the style of Creepshow or V/H/S. Damnationland offers its viewers an entertaining journey across the landscape.”
By Jason Hignite | May/June, 2015 | Horrorhound Magazine

“These are dark, surreal, and fantastic pieces; and they offer film fans an excellent sampling of the talent producing independent film in Maine today.”
Damnationland 2015: Exclusive Artwork Premiere and Early Details
by Debbie Moore | September 15, 2015 | Dread Central

“Both Mr. King and Mr. Poe would be proud.”
Review: Damnationland: The Way Life Should Bleed
by Christopher Gray | October 27, 2010 | Portland Phoenix

“…the whole affair is a bloodfeast of young dramatic talent.”
The Way Life Should Bleed
by Dispatch Staff | October 1, 2015 | Dispatch Magazine

“For a Maine-made Halloween experience, it’s the whole bag of candy.”
Damnationland puts spotlight on scary side of Maine-made film
by Emily Burnham | October 20, 2011 | Bangor Daily News

“…all original, all shot in Maine, and all guaranteed to freak you right the heck out.”
Indie Film: ‘Damnationland’: Going Mainescream
by Dennis Perkins | October 28, 2010 | Portland Press Herald

“These are not just special screenings for fans of Halloween, or of scary movies. This event is for anyone in the Portland area who appreciates independent film, and for people who want to celebrate the spirit of the Movies on Exchange Street.”
The Movies on Exchange Street Reawakens for Halloween Weekend
by Shannon Bryan | October 25, 2011 | Maine Today

“Throw aside the Hollywood-horror drivel and go local this Halloween.”
Damnationland film festival brings horror to Vacationland
by Dylan Martin | October 23, 2011 | The Free Press

“Begun in 2010, the ‘Damnationland’ films have attracted the best and brightest (and perhaps most sinister) of the Maine film scene for its lineup of Pine Tree State chills.”
Maine-made ‘Damnationland’ features dark, sinister, thrilling films for a dark season
by Dennis Perkins | October 6, 2014 | Maine Today

Damnationland 2015 – Charlotte Warren & Erin Enberg
by Krister B. Rollins | October 8, 2015 | WCSH6

Get your horror movie fix with ‘Damnationland’
by Heather O’Bryan | October 20, 2011 | WLBZ2

“Damnationland” hits theaters around Maine
by Rob Wilbur | October 29, 2010 | WCSH6