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Panel 5: After Dark: The Horror Renaissance

Panel 5: After Dark: The Horror Renaissance

60 min
Panels & Free Events

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.


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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