Beast

BEAST is an anthology series about small towns in America and the actual monster stories that haunt them. Set on the eerie maritime landscape of Smith Island, BEAST, Season 1 centers around the perplexing disappearance of a fisherman named Christopher Press, and his determined teenage son who, despite being warned of a formidable sea-monster that lurks in the water, will stop at nothing to find his father and figure out once and for all why people keep disappearing on Smith Island.

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Showrunner:  Ben Strang
Director:  Ben Strang
Executive Producer:  Jason Michael Berman, Tony Frere, Rosemary Marie, Victor Shapiro, Raphael Swann
Producer:  Jonathan Maurer, David Hartcorn, Lara Pictet, Ben Strang
Screenwriter: Ben Strang
Cinematographer: David Bolen
Editor: Manuel Crosby
Sound Designer: Sean Higgins
Music: Nicholas Jacobson-Larson
Principal Cast: Elijah Mayo, Chantal Nchako, Jay Potter, Helen Hedman
Additional Credits: Gaffer: Eitan Almagor, Steadicam: Parker Brooks, 1st AC: Miles Coulton-Thompson, VFX: David Nieman, Eseraele Alemu, 1st AD: Shannon Williams, Sound: Richard Walters, Costume: Heather Strang, Colorist: Arianna Shining Star Pane, Boat Wrangler: Dave Strang

Contact

Public Film Contact
Ben Strang
Blueprint Motion Pictures
ben@blueprintmotionpictures.com
14438755896
Publicity Contact
Ben Strang
ben@blueprintmotionpictures.com
14438755896
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Year:  2017
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre:  Action, Drama, Family, Mystery, Thriller
Screening Section: Independent Episodics
Screening Category: Episodic
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 17:15 mins