Great news for Australian film, IFC Midnight has acquired U.S. rights to Australian zombie horror Wymwood. Filmed as a DIY project over a period of four years, the film was directed by Kiah Roache-Turner with a screenplay from Roache-Turner and his brother Tristan Roache-Turner.
The story involves a mechanic who struggles to rescue his kidnapped sister on the eve of a zombie apocalypse. Jay Gallagher, Bianca Bradey and Leon Burchill star.
Wyrmwood premiered at Fantastic Fest and continued a festival career in Toronto After Dark and at the Busan festival in South Korea. The film was produced by Tristan Roache-Turner and executive produced by Jamie Hilton and Josh Pomeranz.
November 14, 2014 | Categories: NEWS: Horror | Tags: Action, Australian, Comic Book Movies, Controversial, Cult, Disturbing, Fantastic Fest, Festival, Gore, Horror, Icons, Images, Independent, Kiah Roache-Turner, Legend, Post Apocalyptic, Sci-Fi, Slasher, Suspense, The Walking Dead, Thriller, Toronto After Dark, Violence, Wyrmwood, Zombie, Zombies | Leave a comment