Horror is the perfect genre for independent filmmakers. Horror films can be executed on a low budget, with a small cast and crew and limited locations. It’s a fantastic entry point into the industry.
Peter Jackson began his career with Bad Taste. Sam Raimi got started with Evil Dead. First time director George Romero broke through with a little low budget movie called Night of The Living Dead and gave us the zombie film.
Horror gives you a great platform to sink your teeth in, establish yourself as a storyteller, demonstrate your visual style, and get seen.Continue Reading or Read Later