St. Marys, ON – Monday, November 4, 2019 – AKOOLFILM COMPANY INC. is pleased to announce the release of their movie entitled The Sanctuary. This movie is best described as a quirky little drama receiving a Parental Guidance (PG) rating, suitable for the whole family to enjoy. The Sanctuary has some suspense and edge of seat anticipation that is sure to keep the viewer wanting more. Rest assured it is not in the horror movie genre. Local viewers may recognize film locations and familiar faces working alongside the professional cast and crew.
The Sanctuary will be screened locally at Stratford Cinemas from November 22 through to November 28, at their usual cash only admission price. For showtime information please visit their website at stratfordcinemas.com.
AKOOLFILM COMPANY INC. owners Allen Kool and Robin Crozier Kool admired this lovely small town and knew when the time was right St. Marys would be the ideal location for a new film venture. They have worked in the film industry in various ways for years, accumulating experience in producing, directing, director of photography, screenplay writing, and even inventing equipment that is used throughout the film industry. Together they have selected highly esteemed industry professionals they have worked with in the past to create this full-length feature movie, The Sanctuary. As a screenplay writer Robin Crozier Kool says, “We got the old band back together for some movie project fun.”
AKOOLFILM COMPANY INC. is motivated to support people getting started in the film industry. “It’s an opportunity to give real experiences and opportunity to cast and crew that are seeking to make a career in the film industry by working alongside the best team we can put together,” said Director Allen Kool. He is quick to add, “This movie was supported by many local crew volunteers offering their time and talent. Thank you for your dedication to our team and film. The whole town embraced AKOOLFILM COMPANY INC. with open arms. Special thanks to the Town of St. Marys and Township of Perth South.”
The Sanctuary was filmed this spring and early summer of 2019 in various locations in and around the St. Marys area. “We know you will love to see St. Marys as you have never experienced before, on the big screen,” said director of photography David O’Keefe, “and we are sure you will enjoy the movie.”
You can experience The Sanctuary movie at the Stratford Cinemas from November 22 through to November 28. Don’t let this opportunity pass you by.
AKOOLFILM COMPANY INC. is now in pre-production for their next movie Cry of Silence. Filming will commence in the spring of 2020 in St. Marys, Ontario.