Snoot Entertainment’s thriller premiered at SXSW and stars Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Leland Orser.
Screen Media has set a day-and-date nationwide theatrical and digital launch for March 6, 2015.
Riley Stearns wrote the screenplay and makes his feature directorial debut on the story of a battle of wits that develops between a cult member and the deprogrammer hired by her parents to restore her former life.
Beth Grant, Chris Ellis, Jon Gries and Lance Reddick round out the key cast.
Snoot Entertainment’s Keith Calder and Jessica Calder produced Faults with Winstead. Brian Joe served as executive producer.
Screen Media president Suzanne Blech and director of acquisitions and marketing Seth Needle negotiated the deal with WME Global on behalf of the filmmakers.
Screen Media also acquired a second film from producer Keith Calder and now has all rights to The Key Man starring Jack Davenport, Hugo Weaving, Judy Greer, and Brian Cox.
Screen will distribute the film on iTunes and across all VOD platforms and DVD in the first quarter of 2015. The same parties negotiated this second deal.