Daniel Isn't Real

Daniel Isn't Real

Traumatized 8-year old Luke invents an imaginary friend named Daniel who leads them both into a world of fantasy and imagination. After Daniel tricks Luke into doing something terrible, Luke is forced to lock him away. Twelve years later, Luke brings Daniel back -- and he now appears as a charming, manipulative young man with a terrifying secret agenda.

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Director

Adam Egypt Mortimer

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Credits

Director: Adam Egypt Mortimer
Executive Producer: Peter Wong, Emma Chang, Timur Bekbosunov, Johnny Chang, Stacy Jorgensen, Elisa Lleras, Michael M. McGuire
Producer: Daniel Noah, Josh C. Waller, Lisa Whalen, Elijah Wood
Screenwriter: Brian DeLeeuw, Adam Egypt Mortimer
Cinematographer: Lyle Vincent
Editor: Brett W. Bachman
Production Designer: Kaet McAnneny
Sound Designer: Owen Granich-Young
Music: Clark
Principal Cast: Patrick Schwarzenegger, Miles Robbins, Sasha Lane, Hannah Marks, Mary Stuart Masterson
Additional Credits: Stunt Coordinator: Monique Ganderton

Contact

Public Film Contact
Stacy Jorgensen
SpectreVision / Company X
stacy@cx-sv.com
Publicity Contact
Lauren Felsenstein
lfelsenstein@id-pr.com
212.774.6162
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Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2019
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Horror
Screening Section: Midnighters
Screening Format: Narrative Feature
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 96:06 mins