Directed by Nicolas Kleiman, Rob Lindsay
WHY HORROR is a feature length documentary following horror journalist 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 is one of them. Tal is a Canadian journalist and a full-fledged fan of everything deep, dark and disgusting. But lately he’s been asking himself - Why?
Horror journalist Tal Zimerman looks at the psychology of horror around the world in order to understand why we love to be scared.
Cast: Tal Zimerman, Alexandre Aja, Eli Roth, John Carpenter
I really enjoyed this, found it quite an insightful documentary and recommend it.
A good insightful documentary on why we all crave this great genre.
Covers a lot of what you already know, but in a way that is new and fun to watch. Great interviews with some figureheads of horror, and something I've come back to watch a few times now. Easy, understandable, and beautifully filmed
Relatable, and fucking brilliant. 🤓