Film & TV: David Fincher’s next movie, and a documentary on folk horror

Top Film & TV articles for Thursday, July 11 2019.

David Fincher and Gary Oldman team up

‘Gary Oldman to Star in David Fincher’s Biopic of ‘Citizen Kane’ Co-Writer Herman Mankiewicz’: https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/gary-oldman-star-david-finchers-herman-mankiewicz-biopic-1223648

Gary Oldman and David Fincher are teaming to tell the story of Herman Mankiewicz, the newspaper man turned screenwriter who is best known for collaborating with Orson Welles on Citizen Kane.

Folk horror documentary

‘Before Midsommar: New documentary to tell the history of folk-horror genre’: https://ew.com/movies/2019/07/10/folk-horror-documentary-woodlands-dark-days-and-bewitched/

It was announced today that horror expert and author Kier-La Janisse (House of Psychotic Women) is currently in the midst of shooting her directorial debut, the documentary Woodlands Dark and Days Bewitched: A History of Folk Horror.