When this press release dropped into our laps, it screamed print me as soon as possible. This movie sounds like it should be high on everyone's watch list. Here's the release in full.
Ink is released on DVD 25 APRIL 2011. Watch this space for reviews and perhaps a competition.
Critically acclaimed and highly original thriller Ink comes to DVD on 25 April 2011, having garnered a great amount of acclaim and buzz both at festivals and online. The film has been compared Inception, The Matrix, and Donnie Darko, but is also startlingly unique in its own right.
Made for $250,000 and already boasting 1.6 million hits on YouTube, indie fantasy thriller Ink makes its debut outside of the US, released on DVD in the UK after a storm of positive reviews. Shot in Denver by director Jamin Winans, the film premiered at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, and has now become one of the most anticipated releases of 2011.
As the light fades and the city goes to sleep, two forces emerge. They are invisible except for the power they exert over us in our sleep, battling for our souls through dreams. One force delivers hope and strength through good dreams; the other infuses the subconscious with desperation through nightmares. John and Emma, Father and Daughter are wrenched into this fantastical dream world battle, forced to fight for John's soul and to save Emma from an eternal nightmare.Separate in their journey, they encounter unusual characters that exist only in their subconscious. Or do they?
Ink is a high-concept visual thriller that weaves seamlessly between the conscious and the subconscious. Ink has been hailed as the new "it" movie and compared to cult classics Brazil, Donnie Darko, The Matrix, Twelve Monkeys and Pan's Labyrinth.
31st Jan 05 Peter Cushing appears to have modestly declined from participating in any of this kung fu nonsense although there is a charming battle later on when he gets a little carried away with a big flaming branch...