Get Out — A New Perspective in Horror

by Lessons from the Screenplay

Get Out takes a situation that is universally relatable and adds a specific and unfamiliar protagonist. In doing so, the film unlocks new ways of creating tension and establishing trust. Join Michael for a look at the new storytelling techniques Jordan Peele applied to his 2017 hit, Get Out.

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