Monthly Archives: July 2016

Mumblecore and Body Horror Have a One Night Stand – A Review of ‘Lace Crater’

Lace Crater is the debut feature film by Harrison Atkins. Produced (and co-starring) Joe Swanberg, the film has all traits of the mumblecore genre that Swanberg helped popularize a decade ago. Atkins cleverly plays on those conventions with the influence of body horror traditions, using them to bolster the film’s mumblecore framework.