Pre-sales to commence at Cannes.
Ahead of the Cannes Marche, Fortissimo Films
has acquired worldwide rights (excluding Dutch-speaking Benelux) for Dennis Bartok
’s English-language horror, P.O.V.
The film, currently in pre-production, is due to commence principal photography in Q3, 2015, for an early 2016 debut. Pre-sales will commence at Cannes.
Casting is currently underway for Bartok’s directorial debut, which will shoot in Ireland and various locations around the UK.
P.O.V follows the story of Dana Milgrom, a track coach who, having survived a near-death car accident, finds herself completely paralysed and trapped inside her own body. While recovering, she becomes convinced that an evil presence exists inside her hospital room and is intent on killing her - and she may not be the only target.Brendan McCarthy
and John McDonnell
will produce through their Ireland-based, horror production outfit Fantastic Films
along with Jan Doense
and Herman Slagter
of The Netherlands-based, genre-specific, House