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The Origin of Found Footage Films

(Gore) Long before 1998’s breakout hit The Blair Witch Project, there were the infamous 1960s Mondo films, and in 1980, the sleazy and exploitative Cannibal Holocaust, the lowest point of an Italian film fad consisting of culturally insensitive fake documentaries.
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