Press Release - July 11th, 2014
PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY BEGINS JULY 12TH ON UPCOMING INDEPENDENT HORROR FILM “LAKE RUNS RED” IN AITKIN, MN
AITKIN, MN – July 11th, 2014 – “Lake Runs Red” the upcoming Minnesota based independent horror film from producers Mike Ascher, Jeff Fuller, J. Dan Moores, Jason Riesgraf, and Stephanie Riesgraf, is scheduled to commence principal photography, tomorrow July 12th, 2014 in Aitkin, MN.
The film will include several key locations throughout the state of Minnesota. The majority of the scenes however will be filmed in Aitkin, Minnesota at a sprawling cabin located on Stark Lake.
"We spent a lot of time scouting locations for this film and were very selective. Our producer, DP, and location manager, Mike Ascher, was instrumental in helping us find the right settings,” boasted Stephanie Riesgraf, executive producer.
Added Mike Ascher, “Our philosophy is that horror is most successful when it has the right atmosphere. The Aitkin locations represent the right balance between production comfort and overall creepiness to the scenes.”
“I’m so pumped to begin filming tomorrow. Most of the cast, crew, and business team has volunteered their time to be here this weekend to give us a proper start. The energy we’ve got going here is absolutely electric,” said Jason Riesgraf.
Principal photography is set to conclude Fall 2014.
About Lake Runs Red:
Directed by Jason Riesgraf, written by J. Dan Moores & Jason Riesgraf, and produced by Mike Ascher, Jeff Fuller, J. Dan Moores, Jason Riesgraf, and Stephanie Riesgraf, “Lake Runs Red” stars Lauren Morris, Kaci Wegleitner, Helene Donohue, Michael Hertenstein, and C.J. DeVaan.
“Lake Runs Red” is proudly and exclusively produced in Minnesota.
Two college girlfriends go to their parent's secluded northern Minnesota lake cabin to prepare for final exams. An uninvited visitor stops by. He isn't there to study.
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