Festivals - Fantasia 2020 : Come True , discover the teaser

By Mulder, 10 august 2020

The new dark sci-fi thriller from the director of Our House with executive producer Vincenzo Natali (Cube, Splice, In the tall Grass), starring Julia Sarah Stone (Honey Bee, The Killing) and Landon Liboiron (Blumhouse’s Truth or Dare.)

Come Tue is the newest feature from acclaimed Canadian filmmaker, visual effects artist and musician Anthony Scott Burns (Our House, Holiday’s Father’s Day segment) and executive produced by cult filmmaker Vincenzo Natali, director of Cube, Splice and Netflix’s In the tall Grass. A dark exploration into a world of nightmares, fears, and the monsters within, the film is a Copperheart Entertainment and Angel Entertainment production. Burns wrote, directed, and shot the film, with music by Electric Youth (Drive) and Pilotpriest. Produced by Steven Hoban (Ginger Snaps, Splice), Mark Smith (In the tall grass, Darknet), Brent Kawchuck (In the tall grass), and co-produced by Nicholas Bechard (Our House). Andrea Hatzinikolas, Chris Wallace, Bob Crowe, and Karyn Nolan served as executive producers, in addition to Natali.

The film was produced with the participation of Telefilm Canada and with the assistance of the Government of Alberta, Alberta Media Fund. Raven Banner holds distribution rights in Canada. XYZ Films is handling US rights. Reel Suspects is handling international rights.

Come True will world premiere as part of the upcoming Fantasia International Film Festival, running August 20th - September 2nd digitally

Synopsis :
High school student Sarah (Stone) is at her lowest point yet when she runs away from home and finds herself with no one to rely on and struggling with recurring nightmares. She chances upon a university sleep study that offers the promise of safety and money and brings her an unexpected friend and confidant in the overseeing scientist Jeremy (Liboiron). But there's something curious about proceedings, and being under observation seems to make Sarah's disturbing dreams even worse. As the darkness begins to close in, it's soon clear that Sarah has unknowingly become the conduit to a horrifying, new discovery…

Come True
Written and Directed by Anthony Scott Burns
Produced by Steven Hoban, Mark Smith
Starring Landon Liboiron, Skylar Radzion, Julia Sarah Stone, Tiffany Helm, Tedra Rogers, Chantal Perron, Carlee Ryski, Marla Renae, Michelle Rios
Executive producers : Andrea Hatzinikolas, Vincenzo Natali, Christopher Wallace
Music by Anthony Scott Burns, Pilotpriest, Electric Youth
Cinematography : Anthony Scott Burns

(Source : press release)