Raven Banner Entertainment has swooped in and scooped up yet another hot horror property! Bless their black beating hearts! Their latest acquisition? The next foreign horror entry to make its way to our shores, Modus Anomali. Read on for details.
From the Press Release
Toronto based genre specialist Raven Banner Entertainment has landed international rights to SXSW Midnighter Modus Anomali. Directed by Joko Anwar, Modus Anomali is an Indonesian English-language thriller that gives viewers an exciting puzzle to solve as they witness a man desperately search his surroundings in an attempt to piece together what just happened to him and his missing family. Managing partners Michael Paszt and James Fler negotiated the deal with Nate Bolotin and Todd Brown of XYZ Films on behalf of the producers.
“Joko is a visionary filmmaker who has the unique ability to take token genre conventions and turn them completely inside out” stated Paszt. “It’s a real honor to be working with him and his team.”
“Raven Banner is a unique and exclusive agency with an eclectic taste. Having the chance to work with them on Modus Anomali will be a great ride” said the film’s producer, Sheila Timothy.
XYZ Films is handling Domestic rights
During a vacation in the woods, a man tries to find his family, who mysteriously disappeared, while being hunted by a sadistic killer. His only clues are several alarm clocks which seem to tell him about a deadline to something he doesn’t know.
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