TITLE: STRINDBERG'S ASSISTANT
LINKS: press kit & poster; IMDb (coming if released)

FORM: Episodic Web Narrative
GENRE: Supernatural Tale
RUN TIME: Six Installments
SHOOTING FORMAT: High Definition

SYNOPSIS: It’s 1910 and Sweden’s most esteemed playwright and novelist, August Strindberg, is nearing the end of his life. His interests have drifted from writing to the more mystical arts of alchemy. His young apprentice, Björne, assists with the intricate experiments.

Björne’s focus, however, is divided between his work and the love of a young woman, Katina. When she unexpectedly leaves for a better life in America, he falls into a deep depression. To Björne's surprise, Strindberg seems genuinely concerned and offers to assist the young man in his pursuit of Katina.

Fast forward 100+ years. Katina’s aged granddaughter, Agda, lives the life of a recluse. And yet because of recent events, she is forced to confront a long-forgotten family history. Apparently, Strindberg’s efforts to help Björne were not as altruistic as they first appeared. Now Agda must face the ghostly truth

TAGLINE: The past is here, time to face your ghosts.

PARTNERS: Co-produced with Michael Holly Media.
RELEASE: TBA
  • EPISODE 1 - A CHANCE ENCOUNTER
  • EPISODE 2 - AGDA STEPS OUT
  • EPISODE 3 - LETTERS AND DREAMS
  • EPISODE 4 - BJORNE'S AFFLICTION
  • EPISODE 5 - THE BACK STAIRS
  • EPISODE 6 - THE ALCHEMIST'S PLOT REVEALED

TRAILER #1: Released October 14, 2013





What's happened so far:

The majority of the original principal photography was completed. However, the script underwent some major updates that arose due to covid-19. Post-production was underway, but new scenes will now need to be shot and added if this project is to be released. We'll see if we can make this happen at some point.

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