Update: New clips added!
Available on VOD, iTunes, Amazon.com and other digital platforms starting today and in theaters starting June 1st is Magnet Releasing’s found footage Apartment 143 (Emergo). Directed by Carles Torrens, and starring Kai Lennox, Michael O’Keefee, Gia Mantegna, Rick Gonzalez, Fionna Glascott, and Francesc Garrido, “All types of cameras are used – video, HD, 8mm, 16mm, and 35mm – as we follow scientists’ footsteps through a haunted house, casting a frightening spell over the audience. Brace yourself for this terrifying experience!”
A Spanish production shot entirely in English, Emergo is the descendant of The Blair Witch Project and REC, but breaks away from tradition by “revolutionizing filmmaking altogether”.
Bloody Disgusting landed an exclusive first clip from the film that plays a bit like Paranormal Activity 3‘s “fan-cam” and builds the tension up so thick you could cut it with a knife. Take a look at tell us what you think. I’m excited for Friday – renting it first thing!
“A team of parapsychologists sets out to investigate a series of anomalous phenomena taking place in a newly occupied apartment. Telephone calls with no caller, mysterious shadows, extraordinary light emissions, flying objects, and exploding light bulbs, are some of the events they will face while recording their every step with state-of-the-art technology. Using infra-red filming, digital photography, psychophonic recordings, movement detectors, and magnetic field alteration meters, the group’s attempts to contact the “other side” will grow increasingly dangerous as they near a point of no return…” Become a fan on Facebook for more.