Interview: Aaron Vanek

Filmmaker Aaron Vanek (The Yellow Sign, Return to Innsmouth), who runs the Los Angeles Lovecraft Film Festival (September 16-17, 2011 at the Warner Grand) is in Innsmouth to talk about movies and Lovecraft.

IFP: How did you first get involved with the Lovecraft Film Festival?

AV: Long story is…

Back when I was attending graduate film school at Columbia College Chicago, I found Andrew Migliore’s now-defunct Beyond Books website on the burgeoning Internet. I’ve been a fan …

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Column: Cthulhu Eats the Movies: The Yellow Sign

By Brian M. Sammons

The Yellow Sign. Director: Aaron Vanek. Cast: Shawna Waldron, Dale Snowberger, David Reynolds.

Today, we’re going to take a slight detour away from Lovecraft country, but rest assured, we won’t stray too far off the Cthulhu path. We’re going to talk about a movie based off the most famous book of one Robert W. Chambers: The King in Yellow and the short story found therein, “The Yellow Sign”. How does this relate to Lovecraft? Well, …

IFPColumn: Cthulhu Eats the Movies: The Yellow Sign