IFC Midnight Acquires U.S. Rights To Toronto Horror Hit ‘Baskin’

by Lynn Sorel

IFC Midnight has acquired the U.S. rights to ‘Baskin’ which premiered at TIFF 2015.  Can Evrenol directs the film, which centers around five cops who are working the night shift when they get called to investigate a disturbance.   Without any backup, they end up inside a labryinthine ruin that hides the bloody den of a group of horrifying cultists. The result is bloody violent madness.

Muge Buyuktalas (MO Films) produces, while Todd Brown (XYZ Films) and Mike Hostench executive produce.   Gorkem Kasal, Ergun Kuyucu, Mehmet Cerrahoglu, Sabahattin Yakut, Mehmet Fatih Dokgoz, Muharrem Bayrak star.   The film, which screened during the Midnight Madness section of TIFF, has earned praise for it’s intense gore and brutal violence.

Source: Deadline


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