The pair are among the second wave of programming announced on Thursday (16) by organisers of the Texan genre jamboree.
As previously announced, Rian Johnson’s sci-fi crime thriller Looper starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt will open Toronto next month. Both director and star are scheduled to attend the Austin screening. FilmDistrict / TriStar will release Looper in North America on Sept 28 and FilmNation handles international sales.
Scott Derrickson’s supernatural horror Sinister will also play at Fantastic Fest. Summit will release in the US and IM Global handles international sales.
There are US premieres for portmanteau The ABCs Of Death, which Magnet will release in North America and Magnolia International is selling internationally, as well as Here Comes The Devil and Takeshi Kitano’s Outrage Beyond.
The American Scream from the filmmaking team behind Best Worst Movie gets its world premiere, as does Universal Soldier: Day Of Reckoning, which stars Scott Adkins and Dolph Lundgren are scheduled to introduce. Foresight Unlimited handles international sales on the latter.
Fantastic Fest is set to take place from Sept 20-27. For further details visit the official website.