Press Release

February 19, 2012


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


The Prospector’s Curse

A western-themed horror film entitled “The Prospector’s Curse” has wrapped production near the remote town of Ponty Pool, Ontario.  Set during the Klondike Gold Rush of the 1890’s, the darkly comedic short is Written and Directed by Josh Heisie (‘Mail Order Bride’), Produced by Bruno Marino (‘Anything Goes’) and is currently in Post Production in Toronto, Canada.


The talent lineup for “The Prospector’s Curse” includes David Roberts (‘Curious and Unusual Deaths’), Johnny Quinn (‘Mind’s Eye: The Series’), Amanda Ives (‘I Hate Toronto: A Love Story’) and Robert Nolan (‘Worm’).


Rounding out the creative team are Director of Photography Michael Jari Davidson (‘SICK’), and Special Effects Makeup Artist Carlos Henriques (‘Red: Werewolf Hunter’) of The Butcher Shop.


Tagline

There’s blood in them there hills!


Logline

The vengeful corpse of an old prospector haunts two gold thieves as they struggle for salvation.


Synopsis

Theodore “Tubby” Ellsworth and Jack smith are two criminals on the run, lost in the untamed wilderness.  When they stumble across a mutilated Prospector, dying on Indian ground, they promise to give him a Christian burial.  The fugitives break their oath and steal the old man’s gold…but that night, the Prospector’s corpse returns to make them pay!


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Josh Heisie www.joshheisie.com

Bruno Marino http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3012041/

Michael Jari Davidson http://www.michaeljaridavidson.com/

Carlos Henriques http://www.thebutchershop.ca/

Dave Roberts http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3734080/

Johnny Quinn http://www.imdb.com/name/nm4144359/

Robert Nolan http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0634349/

Amanda Ives http://www.imdb.com/name/nm4424849/