Duration: 81 min
Actors: Alexandre Aja, Chris Alexander, Simon Barrett, Joe Begos, Josh Bridge, John Carpenter, Don Coscarelli, Barbara Crampton, Ãlex de la Iglesia, Rodrigo GudiÃ±o, David Hackl, Junji Inagawa, Josh Johnson, Liisa Ladouceur, Karen Lam
WHY Horror? is a feature length documentary following horror fan Tal Zimerman as he looks at the psychology of horror around the world in order to understand why we love to be scared. Horror is a global phenomenon. Millions of people love it, yet horror fans are often misunderstood. Tal Zimerman should know. He's one of them. Tal goes on a journey around the world to understand why people thrive on on blood and guts found in movies, books and video games. He meets with the genre's leading filmmakers, writers, actors and psychologists to discover how horror looks in different cultures, why it's so popular and how it affects our minds. Tal wants to know - WHY Horror?