What's up horror fans?! I have great news for all of you and I need your help! Now is your chance to ask director Ajmal Zaheer Ahmad anything you've ever wondered about horror movies, how to get your movie made, or anything else horror or movie related! He's all prepped to release his movie [Jinn](movie:1243463) and is here for one hour to answer your questions!
But first, lets learn about Jinn!
Shawn, an automotive designer, enjoys an idyllic life with his new wife Jasmine until it is interrupted by a cryptic message. The message warns of imminent danger and a curse that has afflicted his family for generations. Having lost his parents as a child, Shawn doesn't believe this unsettling revelation of his past - until strange things start to happen. Unable to explain the threats and fearing for his life, Shawn turns to Gabriel and Father Westhoff, a mysterious duo claiming to have answers. With their help, and the aid of Ali, a shackled mental patient, Shawn discovers that there is far more to this world than he ever imagined. These revelations set Shawn on a collision course with the unknown, and he alone must find the strength protect his family and confront the ancient evil that is hunting them.
And here's the trailer!
Let's get started!
Evan Lee: What was inspiration behind Jinn?
Ajmal Zaheer Ahmad: When I was a kid, my mom use to tell me "if you don't eat your veggies, the Jinn is gonna come out of the woods and get you." That scared the heck out of me when I was nine but I remember thinking, how come no one has made a movie on the Jinn? You can see where the question led.
EL: What's your favorite mythological creature? Mine is the werewolf!
AZA: Jinn and Yoda (smiles)!
EL: What's next for you? Do you have any future projects in the works?
AZA: Hopefully Jinn 2 (smiles).
You all read my quick Q&A with the director of Jinn, and now it's my turn to read yours! You get to ask director Ajmal whatever you like about the movie, the business, or anything else you like! I want this to be fun and informative so please let's keep it cool.