When in quarantine…make a movie! At least that is what Marcus Slabine has done. Slabine’s latest film, The Dark Offerings, is the first film shot under a virtual quarantine that COMPLETELY FOLLOWS social distancing guidelines. In addition to a unique filming process, The Dark Offerings features quite the horror vet cast! Fan favorites such as Felissa Rose (Sleepaway Camp), Terry Alexander (George A. Romero’s Day of the Dead), Tamara Glynn (Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Meyers), Eileern Dietz (The Exorcist), Michael Leavy (Terrifier), Jason Leavy (Terrifier), and Shawn C. Philips (Ghost Shark) will make their debut on the quaran-screen!
Synopsis: The Dark Offerings centers around Sophia Hapgood as she is thrust into a horrifying world after her brother James brings her into a fatal situation. He passes a demon to her that she must spread to others within 6 days or else they both die. Sophia must make a choice to save her brother or find a way to end this terrifying curse.
Slabine’s most recent film, The Last Call, has toured the film festival circuit and gained much praise. For The Dark Offerings, acts as director and co-writer with Elizabeth Piper S., actress, and SFX make-up extraordinaire, who currently has her own line of FX Blood product called CineBlood: Type O. “I have been a life long horror fan since I first saw Army of Darkness in the theaters”, said Slabine. “I’ve been making films almost all of my life and have a passion for telling stories and creating worlds”.
A trailer and release date have yet to be announced, but we are all over this one… while wearing our masks and maintaining a distance of 6 feet or more of course.