SuperGrid is a post-apocalyptic action film from the director of Wolfcop/Another Wolfcop – Lowell Dean. Starring Leo Fafard, Marshall Williams, Natalie Krill, Jay Reso, Amy Matysio and Jonathan Cherry, the film is scheduled for VOD release December 18th via Raven Banner, with a limited theatrical run in Canada starting December 14th.
Theatrical Opening in Canada – December 14:
Toronto – Carlton Cinema – one week engagement
Calgary – Globe Cinema – two week engagement
Ottawa – Mayfair Theatre – one week engagement
From the creators of WolfCop, and Another WolfCop, comes SuperGrid, the story of two estranged brothers, Jesse (Leo Fafard) and Deke (Marshall Williams) who must travel the notorious “Grid” to collect and deliver a mysterious cargo. The Grid is a highway running through post-apocalyptic Central Canada from the US Border to the Northwest Territories. Facing off with road pirates and car jackers, the brothers miss their drop-off and unleash a violent showdown with the crime syndicate at Black Lake, the last refuge of hope on the Grid.
SuperGrid is coming to theaters this month Canada! I recommend you seek out one of those three cinemas on December 14, 2018 and support some brilliant homegrown chaos on the prairies. The latest poster (see above) created by The Dude Designs (aka Thomas Hodge) is easily a poster of the year candidate and it was lovely seeing his incredible art grace yet another one of director Lowell Dean’s films. The Dude Designs’ previous poster art for the Wolfcop franchise is remarkable stuff.
SuperGrid recently screened at The Blood in The Snow Canadian Film festival in November where director of photography Michael J. Davidson won an award for his stunning work on the film; PLUS the movie won top honors at the SIFA Awards as well!
I am speechless. My most sincere thanks to @BITSFILMFEST for the tremendous honor last night – BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY award – for the feature film @SuperGridMovie.#SuperGrid #SuperGridMovie #GridLife #filmmaker #filmmaking #cinematography #cinematographer #DoP #DP CC: @csc_CDN pic.twitter.com/RMg1Ump5lp
— Michael Jari Davidson (@MJD_DOP) November 28, 2018
— SuperGrid (@SuperGridMovie) November 24, 2018
Check out my review of SuperGrid HERE:
Directed by Lowell Dean, written by T.R. McCauley & Justin Ludwig, and produced by Hugh Patterson and Trinni Franke. The film was shot in Saskatchewan and made with the assistance of NSI Features First, Telefilm Canada, Super Channel and Creative Saskatchewan. Canadian distribution is handled by Raven Banner Releasing.
About Raven Banner Releasing
Raven Banner Releasing is the Canadian distribution arm of Raven Banner Entertainment – a full service company specializing in innovative and compelling genre films from around the world. Past releases include Andre Ovredal’s The Autopsy of Jane Doe, Turbo Kid, M.F.A, Baskin, Todd and the Book of Pure Evil: The End of the End, Victor Crowley and Trench 11. Upcoming releases include Lifechanger, Snowflake, and Gaspar Noe’s Climax.