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David Bruckner

Director

“...we go to horror movies to sort of confront all of our negative feelings. We get to sit, contemplate in the safety of our seats, and we get to feel the anxiety and terror and the horror and the dread and the repulsions, just all measure of negative emotions we get to process together. So I actually think of it as sort of a liberating experience, that you can come out the other side and be a… Read more
“...we go to horror movies to sort of confront all of our negative feelings. We get to sit, contemplate in the safety of our seats, and we get to feel the anxiety and terror and the horror and the dread and the repulsions, just all measure of negative emotions we get to process together. So I actually think of it as sort of a liberating experience, that you can come out the other side and be a little bit wiser for it.” Read less