The Movie Partnership, in association with Old Way Film & Television,
will be releasing the powerful and haunting supernatural thriller THE HEIRESS, both in the UK and across the world,
excluding US and Canada.
It will be available to download from all major platforms including iTunes,
Amazon, SKY Box Office, Sony and Google from Monday 15th March,
The female-driven story, blending the occult with contemporary familial
issues, stars Candis Hergaard as Claire and Jayne Wisener as Anna, cousins who share a mysterious
connection to a dark family secret. Following the death of Clare’s
grandmother, ancient spirits are unleashed and the women must do battle
with ‘Lilith’, a malevolent female spirit who has returned to claim
possession of Anna’s unborn child.
Directed by Chris Bell and written by Danny Prescott, Jezz Vernon, Chris
Bell and Kelly Prescott, THE HEIRESS is an Old Way Film
& Television production, produced by, Richard Turner, Terry Stone, Jezz
Vernon & Danny Prescott. It stars Candis Nergaard (Call theMidwife, Grantchester) , Jayne Wisener (Sweeney Todd, Jane Eyre), Jonny Phillips (Titanic, Outlaw King), David Schaal (The Inbetweeners, Frontier), Denise Stephenson (St Trinians, Swimming with Men), Mark Arden (Agatha Raisin, Teenage Kicks) and Flip Webster ( Harry Potter, The Alienist).
Producers Terry Stone & Richard Turner said: “This film is a
supernatural, thematic genre piece that’s focused on the centuries-old
conflict between religion and science. It’s also firmly a post #metoo film,
examining the issues with male hierarchies and assumptions from a feminist
perspective. We’re thrilled that, alongside 4Digital Media, we can bring
this film to a global audience”.