LA-based Film Mode Entertainment has closed key territories here on its Radha Mitchell horror film Dreamkatcher, led by deals in Europe and Asia.
Metropolitan has picked up the film for France, World Pictures for CIS, Eagle Films for Middle East, Long Shong for Taiwan, and Storm Pictures Korea for South Korea.
Kerry Harris’ feature directorial debut has also gone in the Philippines (Pioneer Films), Benelux (Dutch Filmworks), Indonesia (Rapi Films), Benelux (Dutch Filmworks), Vietnam (Mockingbird), Turkey (Ela Film) and pan-Asian pay-TV (Fox Networks Group Asia Pacific Limited).
Lin Shaye from the Insidious franchise, Henry Thomas and Finlay Wojtak-Hissong round out the cast on the story of a Manhattan therapist on holiday with her boyfriend and his son, who is haunted by nightmares of his dead mother. An encounter with a mysterious stranger in the woods sets off a chain of terrifying events.
Harris co-wrote the screenplay with Dan V. Shea.
Christian Taylor of Taylor Lane Productions produced with Orian Williams, Annie Stewart and Harris. Executive producers are Film Mode’s Clay Epstein, Shaye, Gina Rugolo and Mitchell.
From Screen Daily