IFC Midnight has acquired North American rights to Joe Marcantonio’s psychological drama Kindred and has set a November 6 release.
Beta Cinema handles international sales on the story of a pregnant women who is taken into care by the overbearing family of her recently deceased boyfriend.
Unsure whether the family mean harm or if she is succumbing to strange visions, she plots her escape.
Tamara Lawrance stars with Jack Lowden, Fiona Shaw, and Edward Holcroft.
Marcantonio and Jason McColgan co-wrote the screenplay. Dominic Norris and Lowden of Reiver Pictures produced.
John Keville and Morgan Bushe of Fastnet Films served as executive producers alongside Norman Merry and Peter Hampden of Lipsync Productions, Phil Hunt and Compton Ross of Head Gear Films, Serotonin Films, and Gareth Wiley.
IFC Films’ EVP of acquisitions and productions Arianna Bocco and director of acquisitions Aijah Keith brokered the deal with UTA Independent Film Group on behalf of the filmmakers.