SNOWFALL FILMS produced features:
UNDERTAKING BETTY (aka PLOTS WITH A VIEW”) – romantic comedy
2002 – British comedy with actors Brenda Blethyn, Alfred Molina, Naomi Watts, Lee Evans and Christopher Walken and British director Nick Hurran. Miramax is the domestic distributor. UNDERTAKING BETTY has won a BAFTA award and is now touring as a musical stage play in German, Austria and Switzerland.
JERICHO MANSIONS – suspense drama
2003 – British/Canadian production of the psychological suspense film staring James Caan, Genevieve Bujold, Maribel Verdu and Jennifer Tilly with Spanish director Alberto Sciamma. JERICHO MANSIONS was an official selection at the 2003 Montreal Film Festival and at the 2004 Hollywood Film Festival.
THE HEART IS DECEITFUL ABOVE ALL THINGS – drama
2004 – Writer/director Asia Argento’s drama which is based on the novel by J.T. LeRoy staring Asia Argento, Marilyn Manson, Winona Ryder and Peter Fonda. The film premiered during the Directors Fortnight at the 2004 Cannes Film Festival and screened to high acclaim at the 2004 Toronto Film Festival.
BAILEY’S BILLION$ – family comedy
CANDY STRIPERS – horror
SÉANCE – psychological thriller
2006 – with writer/director Mark L. Smith (“The Revenant” “Vacancy”) and actor Adrian Paul (“Highlander” TV Series). LionsGate is distributing SÉANCE which won Best Picture at the Shockerfest Film Festival.
DESERT OF BLOOD – horror
2008 – Executive Produced with Producer Drew Brody and writer/director Don Henry.
PORTAL – thriller
2009 – Stars Kevin Dobson and Chris Conrad. It is distributed by LionsGate.
THE CHAPERONE – family comedy
2011 – Co-produced with the WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) which Stephen Herek (“Mr. Holland’s Opus”, “101 Dalmatians”) directed. The film premiered in February 2011 and featured Ariel Winter (“Modern Family”) and wrestling super star Paul Levesque (Triple H). THE CHAPERONE is distributed by Samuel Goldwyn Films.
THE CALLING (based on the novel of the same title) – suspense thriller
2013 – Co-exec produced the thriller with producers at Breaking Ball Films, Manis Films (“Ides of March”) and exec producer Christine Vachon (Boys Don’t Cry), with Jason Stone directing and Sony doing distribution. The cast includes Susan Sarandon, Ellen Burstyn, Donald Sutherland, Topher Grace, Gil Bellows and Christopher Heyerdahl.
MOST LIKELY TO DIE – thriller
2015 – Stars Heather Morris, Jake Busey and Perez Hilton and it’s directed by Anthony DiBlasi. The film is distributed by MarVista Entertainment and it has a theatrical release in the US on Friday the 13th, in May, 2016.
TIME TOYS – family sci-fi action adventure
2016 – Stars Ed Bagley Jr, Greg Germann and WWE’s Rob Van Dam and was written and directed by Mark Rosman (“The Cinderella Story” “The Perfect Man”)
In 2012 Snowfall Film, Inc. President, Suzanne Lyons’ book “Indie Film Producing: The Craft of Low Budget Filmmaking” was published and launched by Focal Press (Taylor and Francis Publishing). For info go to: www.suzannelyons.net/indiefilm .
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