Third 'Butterfly' to launch
Benderspink, FilmEngine to produceCANNES -- Benderspink and FilmEngine will produce the third installment of "The Butterfly Effect" along with After Dark Films, which will distribute it theatrically in the U.S. as part of its After Dark Horrorfest "8 Films to Die For" series.
After Dark CEO Courtney Solomon will executive produce along with the company's Laura Ivey and Stephanie Caleb. Ellen Wander's FilmBridge is handling foreign sales in Cannes.
Holly Brix ("The Lost Girls") wrote the screenplay, which centers on a young man with the power to time travel who attempts to solve the mystery of his high school girlfriend's death.
Production will start Sept. 1 in Vancouver.