I’ve asked the filmmakers from the SXSW 2007 “Emerging Visions” section to give us all an update on their projects. Keep an eye out for more updates to come. Today, we have Grace Lee, director of zombie mock-doc American Zombie:
Since SXSW, American Zombie has continued to play in film festivals to enthusiastic and lively crowds. Since becoming involved with the zombie population, we have uncovered even more issues facing this burgeoning community (especially in Los Angeles). We recently struck a US distribution deal with Cinema Libre Studio, an independent production/ distribution company of social issue films and are actively mobilizing fans of zombies, zombie movies, documentaries and personal horror films into a zombie rights campaign tied to a New York theatrical release in January 2008.