Toronto animator/painter/filmmaker/Kensington Market fixture/outlandish madamn, Chris “DR. MINZ” Minz is embarking on an ambitious enterprise. He’s working on a horror film, and is participating in the Cinecoup Accelerator Contest. The prize? ONE MILLION DOLLARS. All true. But let’s let Minz tell you about it:
Notorious Toronto Animation filmmaker and director, Chris Minz, aka DR. MINZ (director of music videos for Barenakedladies, Trey Gunn, Kevin Hearn and Adrian Belew to name a few) is participating in THE CINECOUP ACCELERATOR CONTEST for 1 Million dollars. Minz’s horror film, HYPNOTICA The NIGHTMARIST, is a blend of live action and visceral horrifying animation. It’s about a writer who’s hypnotism experiments go very bad releasing an ancient evil spirit, THE NIGHTMARIST.