Wildcard Films Distribution has today announced the DVD and On-Demand release of director Adam Wimpenny’s directorial debut Blackwood, a reworking of the classic British Ghost Story, which stars Ed Stoppard (The Pianist), Sophia Myles (Hallam Foe), Paul Kaye (Dracula Untold), Russell Tovey (Him & Her) and Greg Wise (Effie Gray).
The film, which has been described as “genuinely tense” by Anna Smith of Metro, is set for release on February 23rd across both platforms, and to tease the film’s release, director Wimpenny has released the video below with a taster of what can be expected…
Wildcard Films Distribution is proud to announce the DVD release of Adam Wimpenny’s feature film directorial debut which reworks the classic British ghost story in this compelling psychological drama with a chilling, modern twist. College professor Ben Marshall is recovering from a nervous breakdown and looking for a fresh start when he takes his wife and young son to live in Blackwood, a remote country house set deep in the woods. It’s not long before Ben begins to witness strange visions and, as his relationship with his wife starts to crack and he appears to be losing a grip on reality, he becomes obsessed with the idea that the house holds a dreadful secret and the lives of his family are in terrible danger….
Special Features on the release include:
–Behind the Scenes;
–‘Roar’ – an award winning short film from ‘Blackwood’ director Adam Wimpenny starring Russell Tovey and Jodie Whittaker