Artsploitation Films Acquires ‘Wither,’ ‘Horror Stories’ and ‘Memory of the Dead’

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Artsploitation Films is pleased to announce the acquisitions of three new cutting edge international horror films all by young and upcoming directors: Horror Stories, Memory of the Dead and Wither will all be given full stateside releases by the new label based in Philadelphia.

Horror Stories, from Korea, “Is an omnibus film which tells the tale of a kidnapped girl forced to tell scary stories to the serial killer that kidnapped her. She tells four stories all made by different directors: Don’t Answer the Door (Jeong Bum-shik), Endless Flight (Yim Dae-Woong), Secret Recipe (Hong Ji-Young) and Ambulance on the Death Zone (Kim Gok and Kim Sun).

Memory of the Dead, directed by Valentin Javier Diment, “From Argentina follows a girl as she undertakes a bizarre cult ritual to restore her deceased husband to life – a ritual that will see her home and friends visited by the spirits of the dead.

The Swedish Wither, directed by Sonny Laguna and Tommy Wiklund, “Begins with a group of young friends who head off to a secluded cabin in the woods only to have their fun weekend turn to a bloody mess when they disturb the resting place of an evil creature.