Movie Scene From ‘Wither’ Won $300,000 With Clive Barker’s Blessing In Project Greenlight


Aspiring horror director Danny DelPurgatorio and writer Anthony Williams’ just got a stamp of approval from a master. Beating out over 1,000 contestants.   The pair are the winners of “Clive Barker Presents Reel Fear” Horror Contest, which in addition to a mentorship from Clive Barker, also grants them a $300,000 budget to turn their project Wither into a feature film. clive_contest

They won on the strength of a proof-of-concept video based on a pre-written scene the contest asked all of its applicants to re-create in different ways.


Written By: Tommy Lightfoot Garrett
Photographs are Courtesy:  HBO
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