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Why Shudder’s Horror Noire is a must-watch documentary for horror fans

Shudder’s Horror Noire is integral viewing for horror fans who want to know and understand the long history of black horror from the perspective of people who have actually lived it.

If you consider yourself a horror guru of any kind, odds are you’ve come across a long history of various genre tropes ranging from the ill-conceived and improbable to the darker side (and not in a good way). Horror Noire is Shudder’s first documentary feature and it assembles a plethora of black auteurs to dissect the most damaging aspects of black horror while also praising the growth and evolution of the genre as it pertains to black people.

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Horror Noire: A history of black voices in the horror genre

From Get Out to Candyman to Blacula, black filmmakers have been an integral and vital voice in the horror genre since the birth of cinema and in Shudder’s first documentary feature, Horror Noire, they have gathered together a group of talented individuals to discuss their experiences with the horror genre at large.

Shudder has debuted plenty of feature films and original series in the few years it’s been around but now the horror streaming service is branching out into new territory with their first exclusive documentary film titled Horror Noire.

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