an upcoming limited series, shiver‘s “Queer for Fear: The History of Queer Horror” “Hannibal” was executive produced by the producer Brian FullerAnd now we have a premiere date.
Shudder announced during San Diego Comic-Con over the weekend that “Queer for Fear” would premiere Thursday, September 29And he has also shared an extended sneak peek.
“Queue for Fear” is a four-part documentary series about the history of the LGBTQ+ community in the horror and thriller genres. Preview the series with the 9-minute clip below.
Here’s the official synopsis from Shudder…
From his literary origins with queer writers Mary Shelley, Bram Stoker and Oscar Wilde to the pansy craze of the 1920s that influenced Universal Monsters and Hitchcock; From the “lavender scare” alien invasion movies of the mid-20th century to the bloodthirsty AIDS-obsessed ’80s vampire movies; from a new generation of queer creators through to genre-bending horrors; “Queer for Fear” re-examines genre stories through a queer lens, viewing them not as violent, murderous narratives, but as survival stories thematically with queer audiences everywhere. are echoed.
Fuller said during a recent panel, “As queer people we are considered outside society and horror is outside society. What does it mean to not be accepted by society but have a soul.”