Gravitas Ventures has acquired Ilana Rein’s psychological thriller Perception for a digital release on August 6. The film is Rein’s feature directorial debut and stars Wes Ramsey (General Hospital, Charmed), Meera Rohit Kumbhani (This Is Us, Dave Made a Maze), Caitlin Mehner (Best of Enemies, Ocean’s 8), and Max Jenkins (High Maintenance, Dead to Me).
Perception made its world premiere last year at the Downtown Los Angeles Film Festival and will play at the Flyover Film Festival later this month. The film is directed by Ilana Rein and written by Rein and Brian Smith (Tony Award-winning producer of Kinky Boots).
When Daniel (Wes Ramsey), a successful real estate developer, must evict Nina (Meera Rohit Kumbhani), a mysterious small-time psychic struggling to provide for her young son. The last thing he expects in return is a free reading. But when Nina senses the spirit of Daniel’s dead wife, a once-promising artist, his desire to reconnect with her quickly becomes an obsession. Haunted by memories, Daniel is determined to reunite with his wife. Soon, Daniel and Nina must each decide how far they’ll go to get what they want in this supernatural, psychological thriller.