Tonight we have news to share about a new sci-fi/horror short film entitled REMISSION that is set to premiere on YouTube tomorrow, July 1st. The short film is by co-written and directed by Ben Schatzel, who just happens to be a former correspondent for Horror Patch. Read on for a few more details about the film, including a the official premiere link on YouTube below.
Remission is a sci-fi environmental horror that takes place in a remote research facility in Antarctica. Oliver and Maggie Rothschild, leading virology researchers, discover a rare virus that may permanently change our planet.
Dan Daly (They Wait in the Dark, VY) as Dr. Oliver Rothschild
Meredith Lindsey (Mad Men, L.A. Macabre) as Dr. Margaret Rothschild
Jelani Talib (Bel-Air (short), Suspense (pilot)) as Elijah
Liz Hackworth (Millennial With a Cane) as Taryn
Manu Ajmani as Dr. Sonjay Mezrani
Ben Schatzel is an actor and writer from Kansas City making his directorial debut with Remission. His film is inspired by monster movies of the 80’s such as The Thing and Evil Dead, as well as modern socially-focused movies like Get Out and It Follows.
The film will premiere on Youtube on Friday July 1st at 12:00 pm CT via the Stacked Deck Studios YouTube channel.
Official Premiere Link: