Gravitas Ventures acquires horror thriller ‘I’ll Play Mother’

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Gravitas Ventures has acquired the North American rights to the horror thriller ‘I’ll Play Mother’, with Anthem Sports & Entertainment Company set to release the film in September.

The film, which was acquired from Concourse Media, stars Susanne Wuest (“Goodnight Mummy”), Jo Martin (“Doctor Who,” “Back to Life”) and Shubham Saraf (“A Suitable Boy”).). Brad Watson (“The Siege”) directs from a screenplay by Libby Adam, based on an original story by Charles Edwards.

A twisted psychological horror about the brutal and endless paranoia of parenthood, I’ll Play Mother follows two children who are placed in the care system after the death of their birth mother. At this point they realize that something sinister is going on.

The film was produced by Ben Charles Edwards and Kirsty Bell for Dreamtown, commissioned by Goldfinch.

“I’ll Play Mother” marks the first film in the film series from Dreamtown, an author-driven genre production label that focuses on horror, thriller and science fiction projects. The label was co-founded by award-winning producers and directors Edwards (“The Wheels of Heaven”), Phil McKenzie (“Quant”) and Kirsty Bell (“A Bird Flew In”).

“We are incredibly privileged to bring this film to audiences in North America,” said Mark Silba of Gravitas Ventures. “The filmmaker’s insight into using images, audio and storytelling to evoke both fear and drama makes Brad Watson one of the most exciting upcoming directors to watch, and “I’ll Play Mother” a of the horror films you must see. of the year.

The deal was negotiated on behalf of the filmmakers by Silba of Gravitas with Matthew Shreder of Concourse Media.

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