“The Head Hunter” Director Jordan Downey Interview

The Head Hunter is a Shudder Exclusive film, written and directed by Jordan Downey. On this episode of the podcast, Downey joins us to discuss the film, his thoughts on indie filmmaking, and his passion for horror. Check out our full review of The Head Hunter here.

The Head Hunter stars Christopher Rygh as a medieval hunter hell bent on avenging the death of his daughter. The hunter only has one mission, to slay the beast that destroyed all that he loved.

Jordan is no stranger to indie filmmaking, making his feature debut with the cult classic ThanksKilling. Since then Downey has made a number of shorts (including a Critters fan film), and a sequel to ThanksKilling. Downey’s latest made it’s debut October of last year at the Sitges Film Festival. It has since received a wider released on VOD and home video.

The Head Hunter is available now on Shudder.

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Casey Kelderman found a love for film at a very early age. One of his earliest memories of watching movies was the original Star Wars trilogy on VHS. Casey graduated from The University of Sioux Falls in 2017. At USF Casey produced weekly movie reviews and hosted a radio show. He graduated with a degree in Media Studies. Skills he learned in college have allowed him to help create Back Lot 605. He has produced and directed 4 short films. His favorite films include Halloween, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, and Die Hard.
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