‘Fear Paris’ Anthology Enlists Ryuhei Kitamura and William Brent Bell!

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We announced last year that the producers behind Paranormal Activity, Insidious, and The Iceman have joined forces on the genre-bending Fear Paris, a compilation of unique stories exploring the dark underbelly of the city.

Ahead of Cannes Bloody Disgusting just discovered that The Midnight Mean Train and No One LivesRyuhei Kitamura, as well as WER and The Devil Inside‘s William Brent Bell have both joined the impressive line-up including Joe Dante (Gremlins, The Hole), Xavier Gens (Frontier(s), Hitman), and Timo Vuorensola (Iron Sky).

“Fear Paris is the first of a new kind of journey into cinema fantastique. Five wildly original, interwoven storylines culminate in a single, brilliant and epic finale, a Paris unlike anything ever seen or experienced.

Casting is under way as the film will go into production this Summer/Fall.

Laura Rister (Untitled Entertainment) and Ehud Bleiberg (Bleiberg Entertainment), together with Steven Schneider (Vicarious Entertainment) join Darryn Welch (Instinctive Film) to produce the film.

Tony Noble (Moon) is the production designer. Kristyan Mallet (Pirates of the Caribbean, Harry Potter) is onboard for special effects makeup and prosthetics. The imaginative world will be created in collaboration with the great visual effects minds at Pixomondo (Hugo) and Prime Focus (Gravity, Judge Dredd). Richard Raaphorst (Frankenstein’s Army) is the concept designer.