Midnight, New Year’s Eve: when all the hopes of new beginnings come to life – except for Lindsey and Jeff Pittman, whose strained marriage faces the ultimate test after they cover up a terrible crime and find themselves entangled in a Hitchcockian web of deceit and madness. From WALKING DEAD director Julius Ramsay, MIDNIGHTERS is a layered, enigmatic thriller set in the Gothic backwoods of New England – the perfect place to get away with murder.
DIRECTOR JULIUS RAMSAY has worked as a director and editor on many critically-acclaimed TV series, including THE WALKING DEAD, SCREAM, OUTCAST, ALIAS, and BATTLESTAR GALACTICA. He has been nominated for three Primetime Emmy awards for his work. Julius was born and raised in central North Carolina, USA, where he first discovered his passion for film. MIDNIGHTERS marks his feature-film directorial debut.
WRITER-PRODUCER ALSTON RAMSAY was a speechwriter in Washington, D.C., prior to moving to Los Angeles to pursue filmmaking. He has written for and been an advisor to Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, General David Petraeus in Afghanistan, and Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson. He has an M.B.A. from UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School and has worked in management consulting at McKinsey & Co. and as a marketing executive at a medical-simulation start-up.
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