Jason Rising Fan Film Trailer Resurrects a Camp Crystal Lake Legend
By way of free videos on Friday the 13th trying their best to keep the machete Jason while he's waiting for his return on the big screen. Never Hike Alone has set the bar high for the quality of this type of fan movies, and several similar films are already in preparation. The next fan film Jason Rising creators James Sweet, Karl Whinnery and Robert Blanche join the fray. The project is building its budget through crowdfunding on Indiegogo and an impressive trailer has been released to give fans an idea of what to expect from the film.
" Jason Rising follows the sheriff of Wessex County, Pete Daltry, as well as local bounty hunters Jed and Bear, who closely follow in the footsteps of three escapees from the penitentiary farm. from Wessex County and quickly realize that they have entered the cursed and sacred lands of Crystal Lake Camp, where hunters become hunted and where history is never really dead. "
Many horror franchises have inspired many fan films, but especially on January 13 probably spawned the most. After the success of Never Hike Alone it became very clear that fans of the show would die wanting to see Jason kill again – even though it's on YouTube rather than on big screen. The next fan film on Friday 13 : Vengeance will feature Jason's former actor, CJ Graham, in the lead role of Jason's father, Elias, as well as the final representation of Friday The 13th The actor Jason of the second part, Steve Dash. Another fan film, simply called Voorhees will be released on YouTube this fall, facing Jason against a group of armed robbers. It may not be the same as seeing an "official" movie on the big screen, but movies for fans like this one help a lot to keep Jason's spirit alive while fans are forced to wait.
The last time we saw an "official" film on Friday the 13th date of the restart of Platinum Dunes on theaters in 2009. We spent a decade without any Jason Voorhees movie, and horror fans are dying to see a new kill at Crystal Lake camp. The immense success of on Friday the 13th : The game proves how much the franchise is still popular with fans, and the moment could not be more perfect for bringing Jason back to big screen . For now, however, unofficial YouTube movies seem to appeal to all fans.
For those who do not know why Jason is currently banned from theaters, it is a matter of legality regarding rights. Original screenwriter Victor Miller and director Sean S. Cunningham compete for franchise rights in court. Although a judge ruled in his favor several months ago, Cunningham appealed the decision to uphold the lawsuit. At this point, no studio will begin its production projects for another film on Friday the 13th until the legal battle is completely over. , and we do not know exactly when it could be.
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The short film trailer is quite impressive, and those seeking to be made an idea of the benefits offered by Jason Rising's crowdfunding campaign can now be done on Indiegogo. With a target of $ 30,000, the project has raised more than $ 4,000 to date. You can also read more about the film on its official website www.jasonrising13.com and view the trailer below, courtesy of Red Crow Film on YouTube.