LOS ANGELES, Aug. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Following its successful festival run, limited release in Landmark Theatres and screening at the 2016 Berlinale European Film Market (EFM), award-winning indie thriller "The Scarapist"™ is now available on Video on Demand (VOD) in select markets on platforms including iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, Vimeo and more. A DVD release is scheduled for later this year. Visit http://www.scarapist.com for details.
"The Scarapist"™ is based on a shocking and horrifying true story of therapist abuse. It won best picture from the Verein Deutscher Kritiker Und Filmemacher, or VDKUF, at the 2016 Berlinale EFM. See http://www.imdb.com/event/ev0003602/2016 for details.
Audience and critical response has been overwhelming. Due to the traumatic nature of its content, and the authentic emotional landscape and real-life situations represented, the filmmakers have added the following trigger warning: "This film, based on a true story, depicts actual events, and has been known to cause disturbances and even psychotic reactions. Viewer discretion is advised."
Co-directed by Jeanne Marie Spicuzza, who also penned the screenplay, and Synthian Sharp, "The Scarapist"™ stars Spicuzza, Katy Colloton of TV Land's "Teachers" and R. Michael Gull. Spicuzza, David Spicuzza and Marjorie Spicuzza are executive producers, with Shari Hamrick as consulting producer. Visit "The Scarapist"™ on Twitter and Instagram @TheScarapist and on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/TheScarapist/ for announcements, updates, special offers and more.
In the wake of the VOD release of "The Scarapist,"™ Spicuzza is prepping for her next feature, "Night Rain," also a thriller. "Night Rain," which recently ran a successful crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo, is slated for production in fall of 2016 in Los Angeles. The "Night Rain" campaign is currently InDemand at https://igg.me/at/nightrainmovie.
Seasons & a Muse, Inc. is the holding company for Seasons & a Muse Productions. Visit www.seasonsandamuse.com for more information.
Publicity for Spicuzza is handled by Monica Matulich of PRHollywood. Kim Dixon of Dominion3 Public Relations manages PR for "The Scarapist."™ Deborah Gilels of LA Media Consultants arranges marketing and media relations. Luckett Media handles social media and branding. Silver Streak Entertainment oversees domestic distribution.
For more information, contact: Deborah Gilels, [email protected], 818-758-6509
SOURCE Seasons & a Muse, Inc.