The fan film “Crow” will have its world theatrical premiere on July 14 at the Bel-Air Luxury Cinema in Detroit, Michigan. A pre-show will start at 7:00 PM,
Based on “The Crow,” created by James O’Barr, set in the city of Detroit, this fan flick features original characters and a mythically charged story, this latest interpretation of the classic graphic novel and film franchise was created by Justin Mane, and written by Melinda Bryce (“Around Down And Through”),
A brutal piece of revenge cinema from Director Matt Szakal (Hara-Kiri), “Crow” stars Justin Mane (Detroit) as Dean Summers, a Detroit man who wades through an odyssey of his memories and dreams over the course of one Halloween night. Guided by forces he does not understand, he pursues the men responsible for leaving him to die in the trunk of a car, leading to an explosive and unpredictable outcome.
Starring alongside Justin Mane are Callie Bussell (“Wolf Hound”), Bobby Laenen (“Cosmic Sin”), Dan Pesta (“Dinner In America”), Joshua Lutey (“Brain Engagement”), Tasmay (“Bliss Burger”), Dan Schmidt (“Code Of Thieves”), and Dan Keary (“Revenge Of The Mask 2”); with Paul D. Morgan (“Chicago Fire”), Lucie Gillespie (“The Roots”), Colleen Gentry (“Faith Under Fire”), and Matt Szakal (“Road Runner”) in voice over roles.
Matt Szakal’s behind-the-scenes creative team includes cinematographer and colorist Peter Poulos (Entropy), composer and sound designer Nathan Moser (“Road Runner”), editor Sam Carroll (“Affliction”), key makeup artist and special effects makeup designer Caylee Rice (“Miracle On Christmas”), visual effects artist Tommy Kraft (“Star Trek: Horizon”) and Jim Tietschert (“Amber Waves”), production designer Jason Allen, assistant director Santiago Bukovsky (“Choked”), key hairstylist Kristan Donnellon (“Reactor”), and graphic designer Jesse Ort (“Road Runner”). Bobby Laenen provides stunts and fight choreography composed by himself and Justin Mane.
Executive Produced by Justin Mane, with Matt Szakal, Tennille Taraszkiewicz (“If I Can’t Have You…”), and Peter Poulos (“Autolysis”)/; Jason Allen (“Road Runner”) as Co-Producer; as well as Dan Keary (“Revenge Of The Mask 2”) and Tim Parrish (“Revenge Of The Mask”) as Associate Producers.
“Crow” is produced by Fellpeller Studios and Tennille T. Productions.
An announcement for our “Crow” World Theatrical Premiere, and why it’s important to us. We will be holding the world theatrical premiere for “Crow” on July 14th at the Bel-Air Luxury Cinema in Detroit, Michigan.
We lost a dear friend and colleague, Jim Tietschert, and we’re donating proceeds from the event to help cover his final expenses.