EXCLUSIVE: James O’Brien wrote and directed the fantasy Western for 3rd Partner Productions that screened in the Cannes market.
Western Religion will kick off its US tour at Arena Cinema in Hollywood on October 9 followed by a week-long engagement at the venue from October 10-15.
Theatrical playdates will cover Austin, Iowa City and New York City. Screen Media will release in the home entertainment arena in 2016.
The narrative follows gunfighters from the far reaches of the globe who descend on the mining town of Religion, Arizona, to compete in a legendary tournament where their souls are at stake.
The cast includes Claude Duhamel, Peter Shinkoda, Merik Tadros, Miles Szanto and Sean Joyce.
Screen Media negotiated North American rights from sales agent Automatic Entertainment.