Freestyle Digital Media has announced that they have acquired digital rights to Surviving Evil, a tense international horror/thriller starring Billy Zane (Titanic, Demon Knight), Christina Cole (Mutual Friends), Natalie Mendoza (The Descent) and Filipino star Joel Torre (Amigo). Written and directed by Terence Daw, the film was produced by David Pupkewitz, Anton Ernst and Malcolm Kohll. Surviving Evil will be available on all VOD platforms on August 20th.
In the film a television documentary crew begins shooting a jungle survival special on the remote Mayaman Island in the Philippines. Things start out casual for host Sebastian “Seb” Beazley (Zane) and his team until the jungle takes a terrifying turn. With horror they discover a local legend is all too real when a mythical creature called the Aswang ultimately descends from the trees and begins stalking them through the jungle.