West Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) January 11, 2006
Kindred Media Group and Dewey Beach Films announced today that they will begin production of the independent feature film, “Southern Gothic”, being filmed by Tasty Pixels, Inc., a production company out of Charlotte, NC. Dewey Beach Films will will provide completion financing to the film, and Kindred plans a theatrical release in Fall 2006.
“Southern Gothic” is a dark horror/thriller set in the South, and chronicles a man who must atone for a tragic mistake by saving a little girl from a band of ruthless, undead killers.
Dani Englander, Jeffrey D. Erb, Joe Nicolo and Robert L. Robinson will Executive Produce, and Frank Vitolo will be the Producer. Directing the film will be award-winning writer/director Mark Young, whose first feature, “Phreaker” is currently slated for a 2006 release by Kindred.
Casting begins this December, and principal photography will take place February 2006 in Wilmington, NC. The production budget is set at $1 million.
Jeffrey D. Erb, President of Kindred Media Group said, “We’re excited to have the opportunity to produce ‘Southern Gothic’, as we have been keenly interested in Mark’s vision for the film since we first met him regarding the distribution of ‘Phreaker’.”
Producer Frank Vitolo, whose has worked with some of the largest names in Hollywood, said, “I feel fortunate to be working with Mark Young, who is as talented, specific, and clear a director as any I have ever seen. Rarely do you find a director as prolific as mark. He’s a director on the rise…this time next year everyone will know his name.”
About Kindred Media Group:
Founded in 2004, with offices in West Hollywood and Pennsylvania, Kindred Media Group is a boutique film distribution company that enables film makers to reach a wide audience both domestically and internationally. Kindred's focus extends to films that are both large studio productions as well as small independent productions, the key ingredient being quality. The company distributes all genres of film, large or specialized releases, with broad or niche audiences, theatrically, through home video, and television programming.
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