EXCLUSIVE: Cinedigm has picked up all North American rights to Pennywise: The Tale Of IT, the function documentary that takes an in-depth glance into the advent of the enduring Stephen King persona.
The movie premiered on the Sitges Global Improbable Movie Competition in Spain within the fall and had its UK premiere at FrightFest in October. The deal used to be finished following the hot digital Ecu Movie Marketplace.
Co-directed by way of John Campopiano (Unearthed & Untold: The Trail to Puppy Sematary) and Christopher Griffiths (Leviathan: The Tale of Hellraiser), the document contains interviews with lots of the key avid gamers at the back of Pennywise, in addition to an exploration of what went into developing the IT motion pictures, together with casting, manufacturing, and sensible results.
Cinedigm will liberate on TVOD platforms together with Apple, High Video, Google and VUDU, in addition to on horror streaming channel Screambox, this summer season.
The pic used to be produced by way of Gary Sensible, John Campopiano, Adam Evans, Michael Perez, and Hank Starrs, and govt produced by way of Laurence Gornall, Brady William Dorman, Michael Leavy, and Jason Leavy. The deal used to be negotiated by way of Brandon Hill on behalf of Cinedigm and Laurence Gornall on behalf of Unannounced Movie Corporate.
“From crimson balloons to yellow rain jackets, the groundbreaking miniseries driven obstacles and nonetheless has an enduring affect at the style to at the moment,” stated Yolanda Macias, Leader Content material Officer at Cinedigm. “Even 3 a long time after its liberate, It and the child-eating clown Pennywise scares audiences of every age. We’re excited to take horror lovers in this terrifying adventure again to the now not so sleepy the town of Derry.”