Myriad Pictures will handle international sales for director Jennifer Lynch’s psychological thriller “Chained” and will be showing the first trailer with film footage to buyers next week at the Toronto Film Festival.
Vincent D’Onofrio, Julia Ormond and Eamon Farren are the leads. Gina Philips and Jake Webber also star.
Pic, penned by Damian O’Donnell, is the story of a serial killer (D’Onofrio) who kidnaps a 9-year-old. Now a teen, the boy learns the only way to survive is by following in the killer’s footsteps.
“Chained” was financed by Envision Media Arts and produced by Lee Nelson and David Buelow of Envision and Rhonda Baker. Anchor Bay Films has U.S. rights and is tentatively planning a spring release. David Ducar negotiated on behalf of Myriad and Ron Levin negotiated on behalf of Envision Media Arts.