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“Cult Favourite” ‘Mandao of the Dead’ selected for LA Comic Con and Kickstarter campaign for sequel ‘Mandao Returns’ launching 8th October

“Cult Favourite” ‘Mandao of the Dead’ selected for LA Comic Con and Kickstarter campaign for sequel ‘Mandao Returns’ launching 8th October

Scott Dunn’s Mandao of the Dead, is now available to stream on Amazon Prime, iTunes, and Vimeo on Demand.

The Sci-fi Horror Comedy has also been selected to screen at the LA Comic Con on Sunday, October 13th, 2019.

“Mandao of the Dead is a true indie horror with colorful, wildly quirky characters […] sure to be a cult favorite” — Nightmare on Film Street

Mandao Films has recently announced that the cult indie film Mandao of the Dead has been selected to play at the LA Comic Con.

Mandao of the Dead is scheduled to screen:

Sunday, October 13th, 2019
4:00pm
Room 301A
Los Angeles Convention Center

Mandao of the Dead is a supernatural comedy about the reclusive Jay Mandao who lives frugally off his late father’s cereal royalties. He wants nothing more than to live in solitude, but is duped into taking in his adult nephew-in-law, Jackson.

As Halloween approaches, Jay begins having odd dreams, and comes to find that he has the ability of astral projection. Jay and Jackson are approached by a ghost who has a small window of opportunity to reverse his death at the hands of Jackson’s murderous ex-girlfriend.

This is the second feature from Writer/Director Scott Dunn and Producer Gina Gomez DunnMandao of the Dead gained some media attention after screening at the San Diego Comic Con. It was considered a “cult favorite” among film critics and lauded as, “the horror equivalent of Napoleon Dynamite,” (Horror-Fix).

Mandao Films has launched a Kickstarter on October 8th – November 8th in an effort to raise $20,000 USD for their sequel “Mandao Returns”. This time, Mandao Returns takes place around Christmas. After abstaining from astral projecting, Jay Mandao’s life starts to unravel.  Jay’s cousin Andy hatches a plan to steal money from the past after encountering some serious financial issues. To make matters worse, they encounter an evil ghost intent on possessing one of their bodies to live again. Jay, Jackson, Cousin Andy, and their cab driver Fer must team up to stop the entity. Will they succeed?

You can support the campaign, donate by visiting www.mandaoreturns.com and sharing on Facebook and Twitter. 

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“CULT FAVORITE” ‘MANDAO OF THE DEAD’ Screening Coming to Comic Con 2019

“CULT FAVORITE” ‘MANDAO OF THE DEAD’ Screening Coming to Comic Con 2019

Mandao Films has announced that the cult horror comedy ‘Mandao of the Dead’ will be screening at the Comic Con International Film Festival 2019, which is part of the San Diego Comic Con.

Mandao of the Dead is scheduled to screen:

Saturday, July 20th, 2019 at 7:45pm
Grand Ballroom 6
San Diego Marriott Marquis

The unambitious Jay Mandao lives frugally off his late father’s cereal royalties. He wants nothing more than to live in solitude, but is duped into taking in his adult nephew-in-law, Jackson.

As Halloween approaches, Jay begins having odd dreams, and comes to find that he has the ability of astral projection. Jay and Jackson are approached by a ghost who has a small window of opportunity to reverse his death at the hands of Jackson’s murderous ex-girlfriend.

This is the second feature from Writer/Director Scott Dunn and Producer Gina Gomez Dunn. The “genre-bending” film has recently gained some media attention with Dunn lauded as a filmmaker who, “… makes a better film than contemporary directors with twenty-plus features on Amazon” (Film Threat).

The “charming winner of a flick” is now available to stream on Amazon Prime, iTunes, and Vimeo on Demand. The film is also available to purchase on Blu Ray via the Mandao Films website – www.mandaofilms.com.

Mandao Films has also announced a sequel in the works, currently entitled “Mandao Returns” slated for a 2020 release. Prior to filming, the Mandao team will launch their crowdfunding campaign on October 2019 on to raise funding for the film. Details of the campaign to be announced soon.

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