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Panel 5: After Dark: The Horror Renaissance

Panel 5: After Dark: The Horror Renaissance

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60 min
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Synopsis:
With the popularity of horror and genre films at a seemingly all-time high, opportunities for genre programming and distribution are also growing. Join a panel of programmers, filmmakers and distributors who will discuss the current surge in popularity of both independent and studio-produced horror and genre films, and consider how film festivals, exhibitors, filmmakers, and distributors can make the most of this (blood) thirsty new audience for horror.

Panelists:

Ti West, Director, The Sacrament

Michael Winton, Director of Marketing and Publicity, IFC Midnight

John McNaughton, Director, The Harvest

Lisa Holmes, Home Entertainment Director of Sales, Music Box Films

Moderator: Julian Grant, Columbia College Chicago


This is a FREE event! Tickets must be obtained from box office.

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