Freak-quently Asked Questions

Q: What kind of movie is this?
A: Vampira: The Movie is a new, independently produced documentary about legendary horror hostess Vampira. It features new, exclusive interviews with Maila "Vampira" Nurmi, Forrest J Ackerman, Sid Haig, Lloyd Kaufman, and many others from the world of horror.

Q: What theaters are showing Vampira: The Movie?
A: All scheduled screenings are listed on our events page. If you know of a theater or festival near you that might be interested in showing it, please email us.

Q: Where can I buy a DVD of the film?
A: Copies are available from the distributor Alpha New Cinema, from, and wherever DVD's are sold.

Q: Is Vampira: The Movie available for rental?
A: Not yet, but we are working on it. Please watch for updates.

Q: Where can I buy a DVD of Vampira's 1950's TV shows?
A: Her original shows were not preserved. The only 1950's Vampira footage that exists is a three-minute promotional clip -- which appears in Vampira: The Movie -- and of course Plan 9 From Outer Space.

Q: Can I interview Kevin Sean Michaels or other people featured in the film?
A: Please email us with information about your publication.

Q: I love your logo -- can I get that on a T-shirt?
A: T-shirts will soon be available from Impact Merchandising. Watch or for updates.

Q: I'm a big fan of Vampira and sometimes even dress up like her! Is there anything I can do to help out with the movie?
A: We have a limited number of spots open for volunteers at convention appearances. If you're going to be at a convention where Vampira: The Movie is showing, please email us to let us know of your availability and coffin size.

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Daniel Reeve, artist