Vertical Entertainment & XYZ Films Acquire Rights to HOLIDAYS; Trailer Revealed


Horror anthology HOLIDAYS gets distro deal.

Vertical Entertainment and XYZ Films have partnered to acquire the global distribution of the horror anthology HOLIDAYS, which was produced by John Hegeman’s Distant Corners Entertainment in association with XYZ Films.
The film will have its world premiere at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival on April 14th. The companies will coordinate a global day-and-date release, which will begin the next day on April 15th with worldwide digital and VOD platforms followed by a targeted U.S. theatrical release on April 22nd. This will be one of the first global launches of a day-and-date independent film campaign following a festival world premiere.


HOLIDAYS is an anthology feature film that puts a uniquely dark and original spin on some of the most iconic and beloved holidays of all time. The film challenges our folklore, traditions and assumptions, making HOLIDAYS a celebration of the horror on those same special days’ year after year. A collaboration of some of Hollywood’s most distinct voices, the directors include Kevin Smith (TUSK), Gary Shore (DRACULA UNTOLD), Scott Stewart (DARK SKIES), Kevin Kolsch and Dennis Widmyer (STARRY EYES), Sarah Adina Smith (THE MIDNIGHT SWIM), Nicholas McCarthy (THE PACT) Adam Egypt Mortimer (SOME KIND OF HATE) and Anthony Scott Burns (DARKNET).


Check out the official trailer below:



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