Troy Escamilla's Teacher Shortage has some cool ideas for an indie slasher. Low budge galore, to the charms and some of the constant issues that plague micro budget flicks.
With a fairly large cast of some familiar faces in the indie horror scene (Brinke Stevens, David McMahon, Debra Lamb, Roger Conners etc) and an ideal runtime of 86 minutes- Teacher Shortage is a pretty accessible slasher movie with a solid gay romance sub plot.
For me, David McMahon and Roger Conners stole the show 100%. Two believable and really well done performances. McMahon provides some solid comedic relief, while also really adding some personality to the dinner scene.
And while Conners is absent for a little chunk of the film,…