Following a year on the international film festival circuit, Blood Child is headed back to the States with a national Cable and Digital HD release this month. And today we have the film’s trailer and poster for you to check out!
Writer-director Jennifer Phillips makes her film debut with Blood Child, a horror fantasy that combines every parent’s worst nightmare with the Malay myth of the Toyol, ghost children raised by black magic, devastating all involved. Blood Child world premiered at Toronto’s Blood in the Snow Canadian Film Festival, where lead actress Alyx Melone took home the Rising Star Award.
Blood Child will be available on all major platforms, including iTunes, Amazon Video, inDemand, Dish, and more, as of today, September 11th.
After suffering a devastating miscarriage in Singapore, Ashley turns to a witch doctor to help her with the occult practice of raising a “ghost child” and finding the spirit of her lost child. After returning to the States, Ashley and her husband, Bill, find themselves pregnant again. However, their happiness is short-lived as the pregnancy acts as a catalyst for a series of terrifying events that start to occur within their home.
The family soon learns that Ashley has brought back a lot more than just memories from Asia. The spirit of their lost child is not about to play second fiddle to the impending new arrival and unleashes an unspeakable evil upon the household.