Worldview Entertainment's horror thriller The Sacrament, written and directed by Ti West (V/H/S, The Innkeepers) is currently in its third week of shooting in Savannah, GA. The Sacrament stars Joe Swanberg (V/H/S), AJ Bowen (The House of the Devil), Kentucker Audley (V/H/S), Amy Seimetz (Tiny Furniture) and Gene Jones (No Country for Old Men). IM Global is handling international sales and will continue selling to foreign buyers this week at the American Film Market. CAA is repping domestic rights.
Joe Swanberg will star in The Sacrament for writer-director Ti West
The Sacrament is produced and will be presented by Eli Roth (Hostel, Cabin Fever). Worldview CEO Christopher Woodrow, and COO Molly Conners, will also produce alongside Jacob Jaffke and Peter Phok. Worldview's Maria Cestone, Sarah Johnson Redlich and Hoyt David Morgan will executive produce alongside Eric Newman, Ti West and IM Global CEO, Stuart Ford.
Worldview is also producing and financing Roth's The Green Inferno, marking the company's second project with the prolific filmmaker. Production on the much anticipated film is set to begin in Peru and Chile on November 5th.
Plot details on The Sacrament are being kept securely under wraps. Here's what producer Christopher Woodrow had to say about the project.
"Eli Roth and Ti West are the top filmmakers in the horror genre, consistently taking their films to the next level, and with The Sacrament we expect their fans will get nothing less."
The Sacrament was released June 6th, 2014 and stars Amy Seimetz, Joe Swanberg, Kate Lyn Sheil, AJ Bowen, Gene Jones, Kentucker Audley, Shawn Parsons, Donna Biscoe. The film is directed by Ti West.
Sources: Worldview Entertainment