Annie Kapur

I hold a degree in literature and have experience in filmmaking and musical and Shakespearean theatre. Loves: Cillian Murphy, MJ, Bob Dylan, Sushi, Analysing Movies, Analysing Books, Theatre Acting - My Blog:

The Filmmaker's Guide to Understanding Lovecraftian Horror
9 months ago
(This article is intended to teach and therefore, if you want to get the most out of the experience I would suggest reading some of the works of H.P. Lovecraft in preparation for what follows. Most im...
A Filmmaker's Simple Guide to Creating Hauntings and Possessions
9 months ago
(This article is intended to teach and advise. If you would like to get the most out of this reading, please watch the films The Exorcist (1973) and The Woman in Black (2012) in order to get the best ...
A Filmmaker's Guide to Monsters
9 months ago
A monster is always scarier when they look human. This is the main point underlying films such as: Psycho, Interview with the Vampire, Dorian Gray and Red Eye. There's something about familiarity that...
A Filmmaker's Simple Guide to The Gothic and Place in Horror
9 months ago
(This article is intended to teach. Before reading, make sure you have seen the film The Woman in Black as it will feature as a prominent part of the article). As a amateur filmmaker and someone who h...
Soundtrack Inspiration: Horror
10 months ago
I'm going to show you that pretty much any song can fit into a horror film if used properly. Experimental horror is becoming more popular now and with the rise of this genre, I want to have a look at ...
My Ten Unpopular Opinions About Film
10 months ago
As you know, there are common "popular beliefs" about film and then there are popular beliefs that are challenged and, like religion, wannabe-film-buffs run to the aid and scream down your throat abou...