EXCLUSIVE: Epic Pictures Group acquires international rights to Jason Bognacki’s horror thriller.


Epic Pictures Group has acquired international rights to horror thriller Another from first-time director Jason Bognacki.

Toronto Midnight Madness programmer Colin Geddes serves as executive producer and discovered Bognacki as well as Ultra 8 Pictures managing director and Katarina Gligorijevic, the film’s associate producer.

Paulie Rojas, Maria Olsen and Nancy Wolfe star in the film, described as a Giallo-Hammer fusion about a beautiful young woman who learns she may be descended from the Devil.

“From the moment I first saw Another, I was struck by its haunting and captivating story,” said Epic Pictures CEO Patrick Ewald.

“We are excited to be working with the incredibly talented director, Jason Bognacki who will definitely have a long career ahead of him,” said co-founder, Shaked Berenson.

Epic’s sales roster includes V/H/S Viral, the third entry in the horror franchise that Magnolia will distribute in the US this autumn.

Ewald and Berenson are also selling Berlin sensation Zombeavers, rom-com Who Gets The Dog? and Louder Than Words starring David Duchovny and Timothy Hutton.