Arrow Films, on the Arrow Video label, is delighted to announce that A SERIAL KILLER'S GUIDE TO LIFE will celebrate its World Premiere at Arrow Video FrightFest on the 24th August. The film's breakout British Director Staten Cousins Roe is today shortlisted for the prestigious Screen International Genre Rising Star Award, jointly presented by FrightFest.
Arrow Films have acquired worldwide rights with a view to releasing in the UK, US and Canada early next year selling the worldwide rights. Its World Premiere at Arrow Video FrightFest in London on Saturday 24th August will be part of their Discovery One screenings which will feature a Q&A with the director.
Established in 2016 to celebrate the work of emerging UK genre talent, this will be the fourth year of the Screen International Genre Rising Star Award. Previous winners include: Alice Lowe, Danny Morgan and Ella Hunt. There are five nominees on the shortlist and the winner is announced at a presentation on Monday 26th August at the Cineworld Screen 2, Leicester Square, 6.30pm.
Described as "Sightseers meets Thelma and Louise" (Deborah Haywood, Pin Cushion), A SERIAL KILLER'S GUIDE TO LIFE is written and directed by Staten Cousins Roe (This Way Out) and produced by Forward Motion Pictures - a multi award-winning production company run by husband and wife team Staten Cousins Roe and Poppy Roe. Their BAFTA long-listed short This Way Out is currently screening on HBO Europe, Sundance Channel Europe, Fandor and Amazon Prime.