Freestyle Digital Media has acquired North American rights for the psychological action fantasy thriller Exceptional Beings and has set a release date on DVD, VOD and for digital purchase Jan. 31, 2023.
Exceptional Beings tracks the existential crisis of two supernatural beings as they begin to question their godhood, when they encounter a woman with an uncanny essence that doesn’t conform with their 4,000 years of knowledge. They journey through her existence, as it relates to their desperate need to understand answers to question, they never believed existed. The movie is a prequel to the book Godhood.
The cast includes Ciarra Carter (‘Ooga Booga,” “The Colony”), Dane Oliver (“The Resonator,” “Cupid’s Match”), Rachel Thundat (“9-1-1: Lone Star,” “Secrets Exposed”), Bunmi Famuyiwa (“Ida B. Wells: A Red Record,” “The Wake”), Clark Moore (“Yellowstone,” “Dahmer-Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story”), Chad Sano (“Grease Live!,” “My Crazy Ex”), Jean Charles, Sarah Bonrepaux (“Strayed,” “Mr. Know-It-All”), Victoria Antonelli (“Switched Before Birth,” “Blader”), and Eric Roberts (Inherent Vice, The Dark Knight).
The film is produced by The Gestalt Effect and FJ Morgan, and co-directed by Nigerian novelist Njedeh Anthony and South African Christian Kazadi.