Catalogue : Black Velvet

ROOM 213  

By Emelie Lindblom 

Awards & Festivals:
Winner of BUFF Nordic Star Award for Wilma Lundgren!
Official Selection at Göteborg International Young FF and Göteborg IFF!
Nominated for ECFA Award at BUFF!
 

Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Horror

Highlight: Based on the bestselling YA mystery novel by Ingelin Angerborn.
“…provides wholesome entertainment with hardly a nasty shock” Review by Clarence Tsui (The Hollywood Reporter)

Synopsis:
Summer vacation after 6th grade and Elvira, 12, is going on a camp. She and her two roommates Meja and Bea will stay in room 213 – where no one has lived for sixty years. Soon inexplicable events start to happen. A letter with an ancient handwriting leads the girls to an old lady in a run-down house in the woods. The lady tells them that a girl died at the camp sixty years ago. And since then a red-haired girl in a white dress has been sneaking around in the corridors at night. 

Cast:
Wilma Lundgren  


 

THE LIBRARY SUICIDES  

By Euros Lyn 

Awards & Festivals:
Best Performance Awards at Edinburgh IFF!
Official Selection at Oldenburg FF and Bengaluru IFF!
 

Genre: Thriller

Highlight: Inspired by the bestselling novel by Fflur Dafydd

Synopsis:
Twin sisters Nan and Ana are lost without their mother, famous author Elena Wdig. Her final words suggest that her biographer Eben is the assassin.
Six months later and Eben begins to research Elena’s biography by visiting her archive at the National Library where Ana and Nan work. The sisters plot to avenge their mother's death by laying siege to Eben in the archive and stage his suicide.
 

Cast:
Catrin Stewart (Ana/Nan)  


 

MALIGNO  

By Paco Bardales, Martin Casapia Casanova 

Genre: Horror

Highlight: The events are set in one of the oldest hospitals in Perù. Among its wards one of the scariest stories of the Amazon hides.

Synopsis:
After causing a bloody slaughter in a hospital, the most cruel and powerful forest spirit is trapped in a pavilion, after a ritual of witchcraft. Decades later, the wall is broken, waking the evil force. When a young teen is possessed by the spirit, her mother must find a way to stop him before it takes her life and regain its catastrophic murderous power.  

Cast:
Sofia Rocha, Fiorella Pennano, Gino Pesaressi  


 

THE CAGED  

By Jordan Taratoot 

Genre: Psychological Thriller, Horror

Highlight: Led by a powerful performance from newcomer Lee Partridge, this suspenseful throwback to 70s psychological horror films takes audiences through a surreal journey of terror and madness.

Log Line:
Survival can be a fate worse than death. 

Synopsis:
After a serious car accident that took the life of his wife, Keith finds himself confined to a wheelchair and imprisoned in his 4th floor walk-up apartment. Lonely and understandably questioning his faith, Keith is visited by his long time priest counsellor Father Salvo, home health care supervisor Julia, and his best friend Carlos. Keith struggles to decipher reality from his own dreams, delusions, and perception of death as he mourns the loss of his wife and struggles with a severe case of post-traumatic stress disorder. 

Cast:
Mischa Barton  


 

THE CAGED II (In Pre-Production)  

By TBA 

Genre: Paranormal Horror

Log Line:
Malevolent unleashes again 

Synopsis:
Determined to find out why their friend committed suicide by jumping from an upper floor of a pre-revolutionary apartment building in Moscow, three American students travel to Russia to find answers. In the apartment with the dead boy’s seemingly disturbed roommate, they attempt contact the dead with a spirit board but end up unleashing something evil. As horrible things start happening, the students seek the help of a famed Russian medium. 

Cast:
MISCHA BARTON  


 

OVERTIME (In Pre-Production)   

By Juan Carlos Ollana 

Genre: Paranormal Horror

Log Line:
Getting axed in the corporate world has a new meaning 

Synopsis:
Working late at her high-tech firm’s office on New Year’s Eve, Kate believes she’s the last person in the building until she discovers a trail of blood smeared across the lobby floor. She soon realizes that the exits are all locked, someone has taken her mobile and severed the phone lines. After finding bodies of her murdered co-workers, Kate understands that she’s the last intended victim of a murder spree. Thus begins a terrifying game of cat and mouse with the killer. As Kate fights to survive in a maze of darkened hallways and cubicles not only is her life on the line, but so is that of her family. Her adversary is smart and manipulative but he completely underestimates just how far Kate will go to survive. 

Cast:
PAZ DE LA HUERTA  


 

RAVENOUS (In Pre-production)  

By Robert Reed Altman 

Genre: Elevated Horror, Supernatural Ghost Story

Log Line:
Hunger is not solely for the living 

Synopsis:
Adam and Lian are a young couple with an eight-year-old daughter who are determined to make a fresh start after Adam returns from military service. On the outskirts of L.A.’s Chinatown, the couple use their entire savings to buy a restaurant with an apartment above. Their intention is to live on the premises while they renovate the long-disused restaurant. But as soon as they move in, strange things start happening. The outside door opens on its own, unexplainable noises are heard, and supernatural creatures appear. They are told that it’s the seventh month of the Chinese year, when the gates of Hell open and the legendary Hungry Ghosts ascend to torment the living. When even their daughter vanishes, Lian is desperate enough to accept the help of the mysterious Mr. Chen. Ultimately it’s... 

Cast:
TARA REID  


 

UNDEAD (In Pre-Production)  

Genre: Paranormal Horror

Log Line:
Sometimes your nightmares are already dead 

Synopsis:
In the first century AD, a group of Roman soldiers travel to a remote outpost in Roman Britain to investigate why all communication has ceased. They find the entire Roman settlement deserted and the inhabitants gone. There are no signs that anything violent has occurred other than the strange symbols drawn on the walls with foul-smelling mud. When night falls, however, the dead, under the thrall of a Briton necromancer, rise and descend upon the settlement, drawn to the scent of living flesh. A battle ensues and the soldiers must find the source of the necromancer’s power in order not to likewise join the legion of the undead. 

Cast:
TBA