The Fans Are Out There
|Title:||The Fans Are Out There|
|Date(s):||November 26th 2017|
|Topic:||X-Files fans (X-Philes) and fan behaviour|
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The Fans Are Out There is an approx 18 minute documentary created by an X-Files fandom vidder. It was made available on Youtube in November 26th 2017. It focuses on the fans and the fandom and features interviews of a handful of female fans.
Some topics covered:
- the phenomenon of The X-Files. That some nods by other shows to the X-Files that can be found on Castle, The Big Bang Theory, Two and a Half Men and others
- X-Philes, Philedom and the beginning of internet fandom and Fannish influence on TPTB (Ratboy, Leyla Harrison, ...)
- The Scully Effect
- fandom related tattoos
- Collecting Merchandise/Memorabilia
- Fan Vidding and fan art
This short documentary about The X-Files and it's fans, and has been 2 years in the making. It was done for my graduate thesis, and has been a labor of love and fun. I hope you all enjoy it. No copyright infringement is intended. This was done for educational purposes.