October 06 07:40 2018

EXCLUSIVE: Dominik Hauser’s zombie flick, ‘DEAD SQUAD’, turns a friends’ paradise getaway through the jungle into an unbelievable fight for survival inside an ancient temple of death.

Los Angeles, CA – October 6, 2018 –

DARKCOAST will release and hold the premiere for Dominik Hauser’s directorial debut of ‘DEAD SQUAD: TEMPLE OF THE UNDEAD’ on October 21st at Encino’s Laemmle Town Center 5.

“Channeling his love for horror, monsters and practical effects, Dominik Hauser has crafted a sure-to-be gory and gruesome feature that will please fans of Re-Animator and The Thing,” reported Magzter.

Dominik Hauser’s directorial debut, DEAD SQUAD: TEMPLE OF THE UNDEAD, follows a group of seven friends who get lost during a river-rafting trip through the tropical jungle. When they stumble upon a long-lost ruin of an ancient temple, the friends discover the ruin is not abandoned, but home to the undead and mysterious monsters. But while trying to escape, the friends face something far more sinister than just zombies.

Dominik Hauser’s zombie splatter fest stars six-foot-eight, Erika Ervin, notable for her role as Amazon Eve from American Horror Story: Freak Show, alongside is the towering seven-foot Australian, Conan Stevens, from Game of Thrones. DEAD SQUAD was filmed at Bali’s only film studio, Movie Studio Bali, which is located in the middle of its beautiful and vast rainforest. “Exotic jungle locations, a seven-foot-tall zombie king, and a six-foot-eight zombie queen — what more could you want in an action/zombie/comedy/adventure film?” questioned Gruesome Magazine.

DEAD SQUAD will premiere on Oct. 21st at the Laemmle Town Center 5 (17200 Ventura Blvd, Encino, CA 91316), with a red carpet at 6:30 PM following the film’s start at 7:30 PM In attendance will be star, Erika Ervin, from American Horror Story. To attend with press passes and/or for exclusive interviews, please contact [email protected].

The ‘80s inspired horror will be available online digital platforms beginning October 23rd. Check out the NEW trailer for DEAD SQUAD here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ya3JmH_Cf4.

DEAD SQUAD: TEMPLE OF THE UNDEAD stars Erika Ervin (American Horror Story: Freak Show, Falling South), Conan Stevens (The Hobbit, Game of Thrones), Carma Sharon (A Very Odd Engagement, 2:22), Alina Carson (Gray Ground, DatingZoe), Jonathan Looper (Happy Hunting, My Only Sun), Elizabeth Morse (Halfworlds, Left Behind), Ryan Sobolski (17 Minutes), Bianca Zouppas (Our Best Selves), Peer Metze (Million Dollar Arm, Robotropolis Joker Game), Stephen Dixon and Guy Talon.


DEAD SQUAD: TEMPLE OF THE UNDEAD (2018, 90 min.) Directed by: Dominik Hauser. Written by: Dominik Hauser and Nancy Thornhill. Produced by: Dominik Hauser, Christopher Hatton, Orlando Bassi. Edited by: Eva Contis. Original Music: Dominik Hauser. Cinematography: Ariel Salati. USA, English. Black Rice Production, Movie Studio Bali, Six17 Films, TriCoast Worldwide, DarkCoast.

Produced by: Black Rice Production, Movie Studio Bali, Six17 Films.

DarkCoast is a division of TriCoast Entertainment:

A new home for story-driven American films, TriCoast Entertainment is a full service media company that creates, produces, manages and distributes unique and unusual entertainment. Bringing together filmmakers, distributors, financiers, and technologists, TriCoast Entertainment embraces change by redefining the production and distribution model for indie filmmakers.

Founded by: Strathford Hamilton and Marcy Levitas Hamilton.

Six17 Films: Six17 Films is a production company started by Filmmaker Dominik Hauser. Before taking a seat in the director’s chair, Hauser has a career as a film composer.

MOVIE STUDIO BALI: Nestled between rice fields and rainforest is Bali’s first and only movie studio. Just an hour from the hustle, and bustle of the Bali’s popular tourist precincts, this idyllic spot has hosted international feature films, TV series and major brand television commercials.

The studio is committed to working with local, emerging filmmakers and has provided technical support and equipment to many young Indonesian directors. At an international level, Movie Studio Bali has built collaborative relationships with professional from Australia, Argentina, Europe, New Zealand and the USA.

Movie Studio Bali is essentially a one-stop facility offering top notch infrastructure, great weather and access to some of the world’s most stunning vistas – towering mountains, jungles, beaches, oceans, reefs and desert – coupled with iconic culture.

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