Breakthrough Entertainment and Black Fawn Films Set To Premiere ANTISOCIAL 2
At Fantasia International Film Festival
J.A de Sève Cinema
Key Cast And Crew will be in Montreal for the Premiere and available for interviews
Once again the team from Breakthrough Entertainment and Black Fawn Films (Antisocial, The Drownsman, and Bite) are back with ANTISOCIAL 2, the much anticipated follow up to the runaway indie hit, ANTISOCIAL. Directed by Cody Calahan, and written by Calahan, Chad Archibald (Bite, Neverlost, The Drownsman) and Jeff Maher (Bed of the Dead). ANTISOCIAL 2 will have its World Premiere at the upcoming Fantasia International Film Festival in Montreal.
ANTISOCIAL 2 stars Michelle Mylett (Antisocial, Ascension, The Drownsman) Stephen Bogaert (The Valley Below) Josette Halpert, and Samuel Faraci (Hannibal, Hemlock Grove). Produced by Chad Archibald, Cody Calahan, and Christopher Giroux (Bite, The Drownsman) with Co-Producer|Director of Photography Jeff Maher, Line Producer James O’Donnell, and Executive Producers Nat Abraham, Tim Brown, Marina Cordoni, Ira Levy, Michael McGuigan and Peter Williamson.
“We are very excited to be back at Fantasia with ANTISOCIAL 2,” says Writer, Director, Producer, Cody Calahan. “We took the film in a very unpredictable direction and we cannot wait to see what the fans of the first film think as we follow Sam through the continuing nightmare of Antisocial.”
Years after having her newborn child stolen from her, Sam searches a world infested with infected users from the Social Redroom website. After befriending a young girl named Bean, Sam is captured and locked in a facility dedicated to finding a cure for the Redroom Virus. Trapped and tortured, Sam tries to escape the facility before an impending update on the Redroom site hits 100% and unleashed its final phase of attach.
“It’s a special honour,” says Breakthrough Entertainment’s Executive Producer Peter Williamson, “that Fantasia has invited Breakthrough and Black Fawn’s sequel ANTISOCIAL 2 to premiere for the most discerning genre fans in the world.”
About Breakthrough Entertainment Inc.,
Headquartered in Toronto, Breakthrough Entertainment Inc. (BEI) is a world-class studio, being a leading global producer and distributor of acclaimed primetime comedy and drama series, as well as factual entertainment, documentaries, television movies, feature films, family entertainment and children’s animation. As one of Canada’s largest television production and distribution companies, BEI has licensed programs to major broadcasters in over 200 territories. With a catalogue of over 3000 half-hours of programming, the company handles distribution as well as worldwide pre-sales, co-productions and third-party acquisitions. www.breakthroughentertainment.com
About Black Fawn Films
Black Fawn Films is an award-winning Canadian Independent Film Production house dedicated to bringing together amazing Canadian talent to create films people want to see. With 15 features (The Drownsman, Antisocial, Neverlost) and over 125 music videos (City and Colour, The Trews, Mötley Crüe, Theory of a Deadman) under their belt, Black Fawn has become a staple in the Canadian and international film and music video industry. www.blackfawnfilms.com