Dante, Natali, Gens, Kitamura And More Join Forces For PARIS, I KILL YOU
What do the directors of Gremlins, Splice, Inside, Versus, Frontier(s), [REC], Tokio Hotel, and Black Death have in common? They have all joined forces for upcoming horror anthology Paris, I Kill You. A horrific response to Paris, I Love You, the film gathers a host of the world's leading horror talents for a ten part anthology film. Here's the official word:
Los Angeles (October 28) - K5 International the sales division of K5 Media Group (www.k5mediagroup.com) today announced that it will be handling all international sales on forthcoming horror portmanteau PARIS I'LL KILL YOU and is going to pre-sell the title at the upcoming AFM market. Darryn Welch and Mathieu Robinet from Instinctive Film and Reverence are producing. Chris Ouwinga will executive produce alongside Oliver Simon, Daniel Baur and Carl Clifton from K5 Film.
Set for production in Spring/Summer 2011 PARIS I´LL KILL YOU will comprise ten story segments from the world's foremost horror/thriller and action directors including (in alphabetical order): Joe Dante (GREMLINS, THE HOLE), Xavier Gens (FRONTIER(S), HITMAN, THE DIVIDE), Joern Heitmann (RAMMSTEIN, TOKIO HOTEL), Julien Maury & Alexandre Bustillo (À L'INTÉRIEUR, LIVIDE), Ryuhei Kitamura (MIDNIGHT MEAT TRAIN,VERSUS), Vincenzo Natali (CUBE, SPLICE), Paco Plaza (SECOND NAME, [REC], [REC] 2) and Christopher Smith (CREEP, SEVERANCE, BLACK DEATH).
Spanning the gamut of the genre including fantasy, suspense and pure, terrifying horror, Paris IKU is a twisted look at the City of Love. Through its diverse stories, woven together by one connecting story, it will take its audience deep into the seedy underbelly of a Paris a long, long way from the pretty honeymoon cliche. Say producers Darryn Welch and Mathieu Robinet: "The Stars of this show are the Directors. Since we started with the project we've had tremendous response from Directors willing to collaborate, it's something fresh and something they can really sink their teeth into; it's also a true fan boy project."
"Paris I'll Kill You is a fantastically exciting prospect" says K5 International´s Carl Clifton. „A great concept with not just one great horror name behind the camera but a whole gang of them - the finest horror directors working today. It's a franchise-in-the-making too. Today Paris, tomorrow New York, Moscow, London... "
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