A little while back we brought you guys news that a new Nightmare On Elm Street documentary was in the works, but this was a little different, this time we take a look at the fandom behind Wes Craven’s A Nightmare On Elm Street in Paige Troxell’s FredHeads, as we meet a whole host of passionate fans, cosplayers, filmmakers and many more as we explore the legacy of one of cinema’s greatest villains, Freddy Krueger and the town he terrorized for years, Elm Street.
Below we have the official poster and trailer as well as a chance for you guys to get involved and help them make this the best it can be via an Indiegogo campaign. So, are you a FredHead? Let us know what drew you into A Nightmare On Elm Street?
As per their Indiegogo page;
Wes Craven’s A Nightmare on Elm Street is a global cultural phenomenon that has given eternal life to its legacy and its villain, Freddy Krueger. FredHeads is about the fans within the A Nightmare on Elm Street community.
As A Nightmare on Elm Street continues to thrive many years after its 1984 release, fans of all ages, both nationally and internationally, are invited to share their stories. With the central theme of how being a fan can change your life, FredHeads will feature enthusiasts of all types: passionate fanatics, lifelong aficionados, cosplayers, creators, artists, filmmakers, kids, and more. The documentary will also feature insight from the stars and creatives involved in the original film series, exploring the enduring legacy, the cultural impact, and the passion of the Elm Street fan community.