November 8, 2013
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Shuffle On Over to See BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD

Hey New York! Whether you’re on foot, car, bike, or subway, get on over to IFC Center to see BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD.

Not in New York? Find out where you can see Rob Kuhns’ doc on the making and impact of NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD.

November 7, 2013
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BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD is now in theaters, On Demand, and on iTunes!

If you’re in NYC, see a BOTLD/NOTLD double bill at IFC Center tonight, with an intro with the filmmakers.

Click on through for BOTLD around the web, pics from last night’s premiere event, and the BOTLD ZOMBIE PHOTO CONTEST poster!

November 1, 2013
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Larry Fessenden and Rob Kuhns on Birth of the Living Dead: Cinefantastique’s Inside the Fantastique

BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD director Rob Kuhns and exec producer Larry Fessenden discuss the film with Cinefantastique’s Inside the Fantastique. See the interview!

October 22, 2013
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AdWeek: Zombies, Slaves and a Big Ass Spider Are Trailered This Week

Birth of the Living Dead is part of this week’s trailer mash from AdWeek. Watch it here.

October 15, 2013
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BOTLD on IMDB

The trailer for BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD, GEP’s new doc on NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, hits the IMDB homepage. Check it out now on IMDB.com.

BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD is available On Demand TODAY and in theaters starting October 18th.

October 7, 2013
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Horror Doc Tells the Origins of George A. Romero and ‘Night of the Living Dead’

From MorbidlyAmusing.com:
“In a bit of news that has somehow escaped us here at Morbidly Amusing, a fascinating new horror documentary entitled Birth of the Living Dead has been set for release this very month. This doc tells the story of George A. Romero and his creation of the modern film zombie in his directorial debut Night of the Living Dead. Focusing on the political and social ramifications of Night and sporting a wide array of interviews from modern-day film   Continue Reading »

October 4, 2013
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Examiner on BITH OF THE LIVING DEAD: Zombies Have a Birthday

From examiner.com:
Forty-five years ago on Oct. 2, 2013, George A. Romero’s “Night of the Living Dead” was released to theaters. This shocking, horrific film was, at the time, counter-culture, but is now very much mainstream.
In 1968, Romero directed this super low-budge horror film that eventually rise to a billion dollar industry.
Filmmaker Rob Kuhns will release “Birth of the Dead, a documentary about the impact of “Night of the Living Dead,” on Nov.6, 2013 in New York at the IFC Center.   Continue Reading »

September 6, 2013
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HELLNOTES: “If you’re a fan of zombies in any way, shape, or form, you need to watch this movie”

BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD is coming this October! Check out the review from Brian M. Sammons at Hellnotes.com:

“Playing the film festival circuit right now is a new documentary about what is arguably the single most influential movie (not horror movie, but overall movie) in the last 50 years or so, Night of the Living Dead. What, you think I’m overstating things a bit? Name another movie from that period that spawned its own subgenre, and if you can   Continue Reading »

August 14, 2013
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Special Sneak Preview Screening of BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD at the Schomburg

BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD will screen at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in New York, NY on Thursday October 10, 6:30-8PM.
The screening is free but registration is required at www.schomburgcenter.eventbrite.com
From NYPL.org:

Rob Kuhns’ documentary places world-renowned horror film, Romero’s NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, in its historical context with archival footage of the horrors of the Vietnam war and race rebellions at home combined with iconic music from the 60s. Following the screening, Kuhns will moderate a talk   Continue Reading »

August 7, 2013
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Rob Kuhns’ BIRTH OF THE LIVING DEAD to play at the 2013 Sitges Film Festival

Glass Eye Pix is pleased to announce that Birth of the Living Dead, the new documentary on the making of the George Romero classic, will screen at the 2013 Sitges Film Festival, running 9—13 October near Barcelona, Spain. The award-winning film was directed by Rob Kuhns, produced by Kuhns and Esther Cassidy and Executive produced by Fessenden. Stay tuned for more news on the Fall release schedule for this compelling  documentary about one of the most influential films ever   Continue Reading »