Deadcon brings the true horrors of social media to life in a brand new scary film from Gunpowder & Sky. Right now, we get the thrilling first trailer which options YouTube stars in a chilling social media-age story that may have you ever tossing your telephone proper within the trash. For a few heart-pounding seconds, anyway. We’re positive you will dig it proper again out minutes later to put up your personal reactions to this terrifying footage.
Alter is the horror model for Gunpodwer and Sky. They’re bringing Deadcon to Cinepocalypse in Chicago with the world premiere of this distinctive and horrifying story. The large occasion will kick off a year-long partnership between Alter and Chicago’s historic Music Field Theatre.
Alter, a brand new horror model from world studio Gunpowder & Sky, as we speak introduced that will probably be a presenting sponsor of this yr’s Chicago’s Cinepocalypse Movie Pageant. Through the pageant Alter will host the world premiere of its new movie Deadcon on June 15th on the Music Field Theatre, and is thrilled to launch a model new trailer. The pageant additionally marks the start of Alter’s year-long partnership with the Music Field Theatre.
Directed by Caryn Waecther, Deadcon tackles isolation within the age of social media and follows real-life YouTubers Lauren Elizabeth Luthringshausen and Claudia Sulewski as they face vengeful ghosts much more horrifying than their devoted followers. Following the world premiere in Chicago, Deadcon will proceed a pageant tour this summer season and fall, with extra dates to be introduced. Tickets for Deadcon‘s premiere at Cinepocalypse at the moment are out there.
Additionally screening at Cinepocalypse is the crowd-pleasing comedic thriller and Alter acquisition, Villains. Starring Invoice Skarsgård (Deadpool 2, It), Maika Monroe (It Follows, The Fifth Wave), Jeffrey Donovan (Sicario) and Kyra Sedgwick (The Nearer), the movie will make its Chicago premiere on June 14th prematurely of a nationwide theatrical launch this fall.
Alter a division of worldwide content material studio Gunpowder & Sky, is a brand new horror model for novel tales exploring the human situation by warped views. Giving voice to rising, various and established filmmakers, Alter’s owned and operated channel is distributed throughout YouTube and Fb the place two brief movies or collection are launched every week. Along with curating and distributing award-winning content material, Alter develops distinctive tales with a number of the most modern minds within the style by its Alter Studio tasks – which aren’t sure to a selected platform or format.
Latest releases embrace the official 2018 Sundance Movie Pageant choice, Summer season of 84, the thriller directed by RKSS (Turbo Child); Cam (in partnership with Blumhouse), winner of Greatest Screenplay at this yr’s Fantasia Pageant, which was acquired by Netflix; and Goodnight, Gracie from Stellan Kendrick, one among Alter’s first unique premieres.
Initiatives presently in growth embrace 50 States of Terror, in partnership with Govt Producer Sam Raimi (Evil Lifeless, Spider-Man) and DIGA Studios (MTV’s Scream). The anthology is the primary introduced collection for Jeffrey Katzenberg’s new cellular video startup, Quibi.
Since 2017, Cinepocalypse has terrorized Chicago audiences on the historic Music Field Theatre with an annual slate of premiere movies, visitors, and bloodcurdling leisure. Named a high style pageant on the planet by MovieMaker Journal, our 2019 festivities offered by Alter options jury president Joel Schumacher, the world premiere of Glenn Danzig’s function movie debut Verotika, award recipient Michael Ironside, Joe Bob Briggs, GWAR retrospective, a Kid’s Play Speakeasy, together with many extra world premieres, regional premieres, particular visitors, and repertory (each 35mm and 70mm) screenings! This trailer comes direct from Gunpowder and Sky.