Exclusive Media has picked up international rights to the supernatural thrillers Shomer and Out Of The Dark and the crime caper Murder Of A Cat.
Lawrence Bender, Lauren Selig and Ray Ricord are producing Shomer, which is in pre-production and centres on a religious overnight vigil of a corpse that results in a demonic encounter. Guillem Morales will direct his follow-up to Julia’s Eyes from a screenplay by David Abram Nahmod. Aneurin Barnard stars.
Len Blavatnik of Access Industries is the executive producer with Shomer financier Aviv Giladi and Vince Holden of AI Film.
Gillian Greene’s directorial debut Murder Of A Cat is in post-production and tells of an oddball who tries to uncover the truth behind his murdered cat. Sam Raimi, Molly Hassell and Ivan Orlic produce and Fran Kranz, Nikki Reed, JK Simmons, Blythe Danner and Greg Kinnear star. CAA handles US sales.
Out Of The Dark is in post and stars Julia Stiles and Scott Speedman as a couple in Colombia who discover a shocking family secret. Luís Quílez makes his feature film directorial debut from a screenplay by David Pastor and Alex Pastor.
Dynamo, Apaches Entertainment and XYZ Films produce and Jeff Skoll and Jonathan King of Participant Media serve as executive producers. Participant financed the project.
President of international sales and distribution Alex Walton took the lead in negotiations for the trio of projects for Exclusive Media.