The following installment of “Dissecting Horror” will happen Wednesday, October 13th at 6pm PST with the artistic expertise from Momentum Movies’ Witch Hunt. Panelists embody author/director Elle Callahan, manufacturing designer Holly Trotta, costume designer Joanna David and government producer & star Elizabeth Mitchell. Dread Central’s Mary Beth McAndrews can be moderating. Witch Hunt premiered at this 12 months’s SXSW and is now accessible on demand and digital.
Take a look at Witch Hunt’s synposis:
In a contemporary America the place magic is actual and witches are persecuted by US authorities, teenager Claire and her household are a part of an intricate community that helps these ladies escape throughout the border to hunt asylum in Mexico. Nevertheless, when their mode of transport is disrupted by federal witch hunters, bother befalls the household as they wrestle to cover two younger witches throughout the partitions of their dwelling. As witch hunters shut in and unusual magic begins haunting the household, Claire discovers that she could have extra in frequent with these witches than she might have ever imagined.
Dread Central and Jordan von Netzer of Projection PR launched “Dissecting Horror” in April 2020 with a panel centered on horror movie scores. Since then, they’ve produced panels spotlighting stunt coordinators, visible/particular results, costume designers and the creatives behind movies corresponding to Adopted, 12 Hour Shift, Hunter Hunter, Willy’s Wonderland, Fallacious Flip, and extra.
About The Panelists:
Elle Callahan (Author/Director)
Elle Callahan is an American style movie director, author, and sound designer. A agency believer in story
above all else, Elle is an alumna of USC’s Faculty of Cinematic Arts. Elle’s focus lies within the genres of thriller and magic realism -as she sees the world via amber-colored glasses. Her first function movie “Head Rely” premiered on the Los Angeles Movie Pageant in 2018. There it received the Particular Jury Prize within the Dusk class. Elle generally sound designs her personal movies and is an advocate for the Girls in
Elizabeth Mitchell (Martha Goode/Govt Producer)
Elizabeth Mitchell not too long ago wrapped a job on the romantic comedy NEVER TOO LATE for director Michael Lembeck, the place she performs Ellen Burstyn’s strong-willed daughter and co-stars alongside Jane Curtin, Ann Margret, and Loretta Devine. On the drama facet, she additionally not too long ago shot the impartial thriller, THE BURIED GIRL, for director Ben Hickernell. She performs a police captain deeply affected by the homicide of a younger lady in her district.
In tv, Elizabeth was most not too long ago seen in a season lengthy arc on Syfy’s THE EXPANSE. There, she performed a Methodist pastor whose calm exterior belies that she is a drive to be reckoned with. She’s maybe greatest identified for her Emmy-nominated efficiency on ABC’s phenomenon LOST from creator JJ Abrams. She re-teamed with Abrams in yet one more power-house position of ‘Rachel’ on his hit NBC drama REVOLUTION. Elizabeth then moved to ABC to painting the ‘Snow Queen’ within the Frozen storyline of ONCE UPON A TIME. Additional solidifying Elizabeth’s course on the fast-track had been her position reverse Barry Pepper as Teresa Earnhardt within the ESPN authentic telefilm 3: THE DALE EARNHARDT STORY, and her efficiency in ABC’s V drama. Mitchell additionally starred reverse Donald Sutherland on the Netflix drama CROSSING LINES.
On the function facet, Elizabeth starred reverse Frank Grillo in Common’s THE PURGE: ELECTION YEAR
for producer Jason Blum, which earned over $115 million on the worldwide field workplace. Whether or not as Mrs.
Clause to Tim Allen within the final two installments of Disney’s profitable THE SANTA CLAUSE trilogy or time-
touring alongside the likes of Dennis Quaid in New Line’s FREQUENCY, Mitchell has lent her means to
a powerful and numerous vary of roles.
Holly Trotta (Manufacturing Designer)
Holly is a multi-disciplined Manufacturing Designer and Artwork Director working throughout narrative and brief type business movie. Her background within the leisure and promoting trade has helped craft her artwork path. Holly discovered her ardour for Set Design whereas residing in NYC the place her journey started on the Faculty of Visible Arts. She focuses on set design, prop styling and adorning to graphic design work, making her a well-rounded element oriented designer. Trotta at present freelances for a wide range of shoppers together with Warner Brothers, Warner Music Group, Columbia Information, and MTV Networks amongst many extra. She lives bi coastal between Brooklyn and Los Angeles. When she’s not working you could find her wandering classic retailers and making her personal distinctive designs out of discovered objects.
Joanna David (Costume Designer)
Joanna David is a dressing up designer primarily based in Los Angeles. A few of her earlier credit embody “Sleight”, “Papi Chulo”, “OffSeason” and extra not too long ago “The Birthday Cake” starring Ewan McGregor & Shiloh Fernandez.