Author: Morgan Holly

Morgan Holly

Morgan Holly is the Assistant Managing Editor and a writer for The Independent. A part of the Writing, Literature, and Publishing program at Emerson College, she is currently pursuing her masters degree in publishing. She is passionate about gothic literature, the movie theater experience, and committing her favorite movie lines to memory. She loves watching original films as well as seeing the stories she has read take on a new life on screen. When she’s not working, you can find Morgan perusing local independent bookstores or hanging out with her cat named Kat.


Articles Written by Morgan Holly:

From Indie to Blockbuster: the Evolution of “The Twilight Saga”

Amongst various supernatural conflicts, “The Twilight Saga” presents one of the most famous romances of the 21st century. However, “Twilight” (2008) stands apart from the rest of the franchise in several ways. It’s not just the statement blue filter. Based on the best-selling novels by Stephanie Myer, “Twilight” follows teenager Bella Swan (Kristen Stewart) after… Read more »

Kosovan Film “Hive” Enters the US Film Scene

The Kosovan film “Hive” premiered at the Sundance film festival earlier this year, making Sundance history by being the first film to win an award in each of its three major categories: the Grand Jury Prize, the Audience Award, and the Director Award. “Hive” has since been showcased in multiple film festivals, gaining multiple nominations… Read more »