Interview by Michael Juvinall – Horror Patch
Bruce McDonald is a Canadian film director, writer, and producer. He is known for his award-winning cult films Roadkill (1989) and Hard Core Logo (1996). He has numerous directing credits in films and television.
Horror fans know McDonald for his zombie film, Pontypool (2008) and Hellions (2015).
He also directed the TV movie and episodes of My Babysitter’s a Vampire (2010-2011). Other genre series he’s directed include, Bitten (2015), Lost Girl (2015), and Creeped Out (2017).
His most recent film is the crime/fantasy/horror/thriller, Dreamland. The film is available in select theaters, On-demand, and Digital on June 5, 2020.
The film stars Stephen McHattie (Pontypool), Juliette Lewis (Cape Fear, Natural Born Killer, Christmas Vacation), and Henry Rollins (Heat, Lost Highway, Feast).
Watch the video interview as we chat about his new film, Dreamland, How it is to work with Stephen McHattie, Juliette Lewis, and Henry Rollins. We also talk about his experience on the cult film, Pontypool, and what’s next for him.