Lightning Entertainment has bulked up its AFM war chest and will introduce buyers to The Blackout and Brookstreet Pictures’ horror-thriller GirlHouse.

Louis Mandylor directs The Blackout from a screenplay by Steve C Yoon and Jordan Marder about a power shortage in a small town that forces residents to fight for their lives.

Lymari Nadal, Costas Mandylor, Jordan Marder and Ronnie Gene Blevins star.

GirlHouse by Trevor Matthews and Jon Knautz is based on Nick Gordon’s script about a cash-strapped woman who joins an online sex service in a secure building with other models when they come under attack from a psychopathic client. Ali Cobrin stars alongside Slaine and Adam DiMarco.

Acquisitions and sales consultant Richard S Guardian and Lightning svp Joseph Dickstein negotiated the deal to handle international sales rights forThe Blackout with executive producer and attorney Mark Halloran and for GirlHouse with Jay Cohen of Gersh.

Lightning Entertainment evp and general manager Ken DuBow announced the new titles.