Epic Pictures Group
Co-Founders Patrick Ewald
and Shaked Berenson
have accepted Wizard World Chicago's respected closing night invitation for their highly anticipated, award-winning horror film, "Jeruzalem." The Paz Brothers
-helmed project will have its U.S. premiere at Bruce Campbell
’s Horror Film Festival on August 23rd at the giant Wizard World Comic Con Chicago. Winner of the Audience Award and Best Editing Awards at the recent 32nd Jerusalem International Film Festival, "Jeruzalem
" is expected to play to an Sro audience at the Muvico Theatre.
" is directed by Doron & Yoav Paz
(Tiff and Berlinale’s "Phobidilia
") and stars breakout actress Yael Grobglas
("Jane the Virign," "Reign
"), Yon Tumarkin
(Berlinale’s Panorama Award-winner "Rock Ba-Casba
," TV’s "Split
") and Tom Graziani
("A Place in Heaven"). The chilling story follows two American girls on vacation who join a mysterious and handsome anthropology student on a trip to Jerusalem. The party is cut short when the trio is caught in the middle of a biblical apocalypse. Trapped between the ancient walls of the holy city, the three travelers must survive long enough to find a way out as the fury of hell is unleashed upon them.
Epic Pictures, one of the fastest rising independent all-in-one studios based in Hollywood, also has the opening night film, the long awaited "Tales of Halloween" on Aug 20th, as well as its quirky horror romance, "Nina Forever," screening at the festival on August 23rd.
"comes out in U.S. theaters later this year.Epic Pictures Group
will also release Sundance retro hit "Turbo Kid
" on August 28th. The company produces, finances, licenses and distributes top-quality and unique entertainment across the world. Since its inception in 2007, Epic Pictures has grown to become one of the most creative and dynamic movie studios in the entertainment industry, hand-picking only the most exciting projects and shaping them from script to launch.