Dark Iris

Iris's quiet life as a barista abruptly changes when she finds herself the target of a stalker. A stalker who is a trained black ops assassin that escaped from an experiment called, The Hyde Project. Bodies begin to pile up as Iris finds herself caught between the FBI, her stalker and a cleaner team from The Hyde Project. Iris’s sanity slowly slips away as she discovers the dark secret she has hidden, even from herself.


2017 | Sci-Fi Thriller | PG-13

Movie Info:

  • Quality: FHD (1080p) 5.1 Surround Sound

  • Length: 1h 40m

  • Budget: $60,000

  • Film Location: Central Ohio, USA

  • Premiere: May 2017

Distribution

  • Original Release: January 2018

  • Remastered Release: April 2018

  • Counties Reached: USA, UK, India, South Korea, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Bhutan

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Trailers

Short Teaser Trailer

Official Movie Trailer


Where to find it

Watch for free on VUDU with commercials

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Awards & Festivals

Dark Iris has been accepted as an Official Selection to the 2018 Idyllwild International Festival of Cinema. Festivel will be held March 6th-11th, 2018 in Idyllwild, California.

Derek Talib's script for Dark Iris won the Maverick & Grand Jury Award in the L.A. Neo Noir Novel, Film & Script Festival for 2016.


Photos & Artwork

DVD Covers & Posters


Scenes From the Film


Behind the Scenes Photos


Cast & Crew

Producers

  • produced by

      • Rebekah Hart Franklin

      • Derek Talib

  • executive producer :: David Gwinn

  • screenplay

      • Derek Talib

      • David Gwinn

  • based on a story by :: Derek Talib

  • director of photography :: J. Andrew Thames

  • sound editor/re-recording mixer :: Michael Fisher

  • associate producers :: Jose W. Byers

Cast

  • Iris Black :: Katelynn Newberry

  • Tara Black :: Rebekah Hart Franklin

  • Damion Crow :: Kyle Hotz

  • Special Agent Roman :: Jose W. Byers

  • Special Agent Fry :: Marylee Osborne

  • Special Agent Mooney :: Dan Nye

  • Special Agent Dillon :: Tom Basso

  • Lina Petrov :: Jesi Jensen

  • Reverend Jenkins :: Brian Ellis

  • Johnny Wild :: Alex Clark

  • Simone :: Gina Ferraro

  • Agent Lance :: Pakob Jarernpone

  • Harper Steele :: Derek Talib

  • Agent Lee :: Jammie Miller

  • Belinda :: Marrett Laney

  • Michael Duton :: Tim Novotny

  • Director Kilgore :: Mary Ann Petty

  • Alexander Quinn :: Kevin Winstead

  • Professor Corbett :: Chris Rowley

  • Forensic Agent :: Amy Clark

  • Belinda’s Mom :: Stephanie Talib

  • Agent Adams :: Michael Evanichko

  • Dr. Bowman :: Brian Bowman

  • Police Officer :: Steve Payne

  • Mercenaries :: Zayne Richard Simpson

Extras

  • Kris Hubner

  • Derrick Hubner

  • Troy Alvaro

  • Neil Heighter

  • Marc Braun

  • Bobby Ryan

  • Justin Malenky

  • Tim Heizman

Crew

  • casting

      • Rebekah Hart Franklin

      • Derek Talib

  • location manager :: Mary Petty

  • wardrobe :: Sophia Rumora

  • key make-up and hair :: Sophia Rumora

  • gaffer :: Jeff Wexler

  • production sound :: Jordan Greytak

  • fight coordinator :: Tom Basso

  • production assistants :: Jasmine Gwinn

  • Grip :: Troy Alvaro

  • editors :: Justin Malenky

  • prop fabrication :: Justin Malenky

  • catering :: Lila Fortney

Music by

  • music :: Tim Novotny

  • “Cruel”
    written, performed, and produced :: Gina Ferraro

  • “The Wolf”
    written, performed, and produced :: Charlie Gwinn

  • “Voices”

      • produced :: Gary "Shanguly" Samuels

      • performed :: Junya B.

  • "Nastiest"
    written, performed, and produced

      • Gina Ferraro

      • Miranda Cornett

  • "What do you want"
    written, performed, and produced :: Charles Gwinn

Special thanks to

  • Chipotle

  • Café Creekside

  • Columbus Film Commission

  • Columbus State Community College

  • City Of Gahanna

  • Gahanna Police Department

  • Café Creekside

  • Rock Of Faith Baptist Church

  • Club Princeton