EXCLUSIVE: US, Canada, UK deals for horror.
Metrodome International has closed major territory deals on horror Let Us Prey.
MPI Media Group’s Dark Sky Films has acquired all rights for the US; Raven Banner Entertainment in Canada; and Kaleidoscope has taken all rights for the UK.
Liam Cunningham, Pollyanna McIntosh and Douglas Russell star in the horror about the night when an enigmatic stranger detained in the cells of a remote police station takes over the minds of the inmates.
The Sitges, Fantasia, Toronto After Dark and Puchon title previously sold to Germany (Pierrot le Fou), Benelux (Premiere TV), The Middle East (Falcon) and Hong Kong (Sundream Motion Pics).
Eddie Dick (Outcast) produced for Makar Productions together with Brendan McCarthy (Last Days on Mars) and John McDonnell (Last Days on Mars) for Fantastic Films whilst Brian O’Malley directed.
Backers on the project include James Daly of Greenhouse Media; Creative Scotland and The Irish Film Board.
Metrodome has also sold home invasion thriller White Settlers to Magnet Releasing for North America.