Shriek: The Movie

Welcome to your source for information on Shriek, a movie based on Jeff VanderMeer's novel Shriek: An Afterword, directed by Juha Lindroos of the Helsinki 19, and with an original soundtrack by legendary art-rock band The Church.

Wednesday, October 18, 2006


Janice Shriek and 621 Gallery Cordially invite you to the Official Book Release Party for

World Fantasy Award Winner
Jeff VanderMeer’s

A tragi-comic novel about love, death, art galleries, and a messed up family, set in the imaginary city of Ambergris.

621 Gallery
621 Industrial Drive - Railroad Square
Sunday, October 22, 2006
5pm to 8pm

>Showings of the short experimental film based in the book (with soundtrack by legendary rock band The Church)

>Showings of Jeff’s other short video projects

>Samples of Ambergris Beer (brewed by Todd Szuch)

>Wine and hors d’oeuvres

>Give-aways of Church CDs and Shriek Beer

>Video displays of art by artists associated with Jeff’s work

>A Retrospective display of all of Jeff’s previous books (with placards created by Mark Wingenfeld)

>621’s exhibit of work by Gary Duehr, Linda Hall, and John Wilson

>A short, manic reading by the author

Borders will be selling copies of Shriek and Jeff’s other books.

(And don’t forget: Jeff will be doing a Q&A with novelist and city commissioner Mark Mustian at Borders on Oct. 21st at 3pm.)