Are you afraid of clowns? If so then you may want to turn on the lights when you the first teaser from Behind The Sightings a new found footage horror / thriller from director and Horrornchill.com founder Tony H. Cadwell. The film is based on over 112 hours of footage recovered from the personal belongings of aspiring filmmakers Todd and Jessica Smith. The husband and wife filmmaking duo were investigating the 2016 creepy clown sighting epidemic.
The first clown sightings occurred in August 2016 in Greenville, South Carolina. Authorities were alerted to reports by neighborhood kids stating that creepy clowns were appearing in the woods near an apartment complex. The clown sightings spread to all 50 states and across Europe. Todd and Jessica were attempting to track down clown sighting witnesses and the clowns involved in a rash of creepy clown sightings that plagued an eastern North Carolina community.
Tony H. Cadwell stated, “Todd and Jessica were committed to discovering the reason for these sightings. They collected lots of information and some amazing footage. The family entrusted us with this footage. We just wanted to honor Todd and Jessica Smith’s work and expose what happened. I feel honored to be a part of this project.”
Tommy Vlahopoulos of Tommy V Films, along with Tom Sulkowski are Executive Producers on the film. Tommy V Films, is the production company that brought horror fans the home invasion horror-thriller flick, ‘Intruders’, starring Martin Starr, Jack Kesy, Rory Culkin and Beth Reisgraf, as well as the new boxing drama ‘Glass Jaw’, which recently wrapped production in Los Angeles.
Check out the creepy teaser and first poster for the film.