Release Date: 10/14/21; Shudder
Writer(s): Steven Barnes, Ezra Claytan Daniels, Tananarive Due, Shernold Edwards, Victor LaVelle, Al Letson.
Studio(s): ID8 Multimedia, Swirl Films, Shudder
Running Time: 120 mins.
Cast: Tony Todd, Brandon Mychal Smith, Peter Stormare, Sean Patrick Thomas, Malcolm Barrett, Lavell Crawford, Rachel True, Tone Bell, Nathaniel Logan McIntyre, Lenora Crichlow.
Details: The series is a follow-up to the critically acclaimed 2019 documentary Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror. It will feature six stories from both emerging and acclaimed creators, showcasing stories of Black horror from Black directors and screenwriters. The anthology will feature six stories – “Daddy,” “Bride Before You,” “Brand of Evil,” “The Lake,” “Sundown” and “Fugue State” — presented together as a two-hour film. Dr. Robin R. Means Coleman, author of Horror Noire: Blacks in American Horror Films from the 1890s to Present, is consulting on the anthology. Sources: slashfilm.com; horrorfuel.com.
Trailer: Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror (Documentary)