SXSW 2018: Owen Egerton Brings the Gore to Blood Fest
When it come to Midnighters at film festivals, audiences want something exciting where they can hoot, holler, cheer, and scream. To that end, Rooster Teeth’s Blood Fest should not only satisfy those urges, I feel like it will become many people’s go-to party horror film!
Here today to tell us more about the film is none other than Owen Egerton, the writer, director, and a star of the film. We spoke about the film’s love of horror, creating a world that is so entertaining and believable, and also the ongoing real world discussions of horror and its effect on people. Give it a watch above and get ready for Blood Fest!
“Fans flock to a festival celebrating the most iconic horror movies, only to discover that the charismatic showman behind the event has a diabolical agenda. As attendees start dying off, three teenagers with more horror-film wits than real-world knowledge must band together and battle through every madman, monstrosity, and terrifying scenario if they have any hope of surviving.”
Blood Fest stars Robbie Kay, Seychelle Gabriel, Jacob Batalon, Barbara Dunkelman, Tate Donovan, Nick Rutherford, Chris Doubek, Rebecca Wagner, and Zachary Levi.