Welcome the talented champion of indie horror, filmmaker Troy Escamilla, to The Chamber to talk about the state of genre filmmaking and more.
This week, THE CHAMBER welcomes Troy Escamilla. He is the writer and director of PARTY NIGHT, MRS. CLAUS, and TEACHER SHORTAGE, as well as a director of the Houston Horror Film Festival and co-host of DARK NIGHT OF THE PODCAST.
Escamilla has launched an Indiegogo campaign for his next film, HOLLOW LAKE.
We discuss the state of indie horror fundraising, filmmaking, and distribution, as well as LGBTQIA+ representation in the horror genre.
ABOUT THE SHOW:
Morbidly Beautiful presents a horror interview podcast hosted by Brodie Hubbard. You have entered The Chamber. A former video store clerk with a rabid love of horror, Hubbard is a writer living beneath the Superstition Mountains of Arizona. He is a scholar of cult faves, weird pop culture, and horror. In addition to hosting his interview podcast on the Morbidly Beautiful network, he also hosts the movie review and travelogue series VIDEO OF THE DAMNED on the Morbidly Beautiful YouTube channel.
Morbidly Beautiful presents a horror interview podcast hosted by Brodie Hubbard. You have entered The Chamber.
Welcome director, writer, and actor Roger Conners to THE CHAMBER! He has helmed the NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD homage feature REBIRTH, and his next directorial effort is MEAT, an LGBTQIA+ stone cold slasher. He is also known for his roles in TEACHER SHORTAGE, which was created by his co-host on DARK NIGHT OF THE PODCAST, Troy Escamilla, and a popular role as drag queen Lady Athena Slay in the infamous Christmas slasher MOTHER KRAMPUS 2: SLAY RIDE.
Roger is no stranger to Morbidly Beautiful – you can read our previous coverage on him here:
Our theme song is ”ITCHIN' 4 THE BLOOD” by Texas based musician Lil Boodang.