From 1091 Pictures, the new movie To the moon It just hit digital platforms, and to give you a sneak peek, we have an exclusive brand new clip. The film had a special screening in Brooklyn on September 19 followed by a digital release on September 20 in the US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand. The film is about a couple whose lives are forever changed by the arrival of a mysterious man during what is supposed to be a private getaway, and you can see how it begins in our clip below.
To the moon it serves as the directorial debut for actor-turned-director Scott Friend. In addition to writing and directing the film, Friend also stars alongside Madeleine Morgenweck as the couple at the center of the story. The two also appeared together in Kevin Tran’s acclaimed independent mystery thriller. The dark end of the streetwhile Friend can also notably be seen in Dan Sallitt’s Gotham Independent Film Award-winning feature film Fourteen. Will Brill, known for his roles on popular television shows, also plays the brother of the Friend character to round out the intimate cast of three. the OA Y The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel as well as the independent horror film my mother’s eyes.
To the moon is produced by Cate Smierciak (Zia Anger’s my last movie), Everett Hendler (satan and adam, The dark end of the street), Stephanie Randall, David Formentin (my mother’s eyes), and GabrielWilson.
To the Moon will ideally resonate with viewers
“With To the moonI wanted to explore the themes of love, addiction and empowerment in the context of family,” director and star Scott Friend said in a statement when the film was announced last year. “This movie, for all its dark humor and little conventional, It is very close to my heart and I hope it will resonate with the public as well as entertain”.
The official synopsis of To the moon It is as follows:
To the moon follows Dennis and Mia, a young couple who find their weekend retreat turns into a hallucinatory nightmare when Dennis’s brother Roger arrives and begins to distort their senses. A dysfunctional family study through a psychological and psychedelic thriller that unfolds under the weight of addiction and takes its three leads to dark and funny lows, the film takes the uninvited guest trope and turns it into a metaphor for fallout. of trauma. about the relationship between a young couple.
To the moon It is now available on digital platforms. You can watch the full trailer for the movie below, courtesy of 1091 Pictures.