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"Man's biggest fear has risen again!" Check out this Lion Teaser!

We here are the EGS are proud to introduce you to the new short film “Lion” by Italian Screenwriter and Director Davide Melini. The film is currently in post-production and is expected for Halloween this year. Melini is known for his work as Assistant Director in Dario Argento’s “Mother of Tears: The Third Mother” and “Penny Dreadful”.

His short horror “Lion” shot in the UK on a Red Epic Dragon 6K and it’s synopsis is: "An isolated chalet in a snowy forest... A man blinded by alcohol... A woman unable to rebel... And an 8-year-old child troubled and dark... The silent night is broken with cries... the start of a terrible nightmare..."

The cast includes -  Pedro Sánchez, Michael Segal ("Colour from the Dark", "Anger of the Dead"), Tania Mercader and produced by Luca Vannella ("Thor", "Harry Potter", "Apocalypto", "Heart of the Sea"), Alexis Continente ("Thor", "Penny Dreadful"), Vincenzo Mastrantonio ("Titanic", "Moulin Rouge", "The Passion of Christ", "Romeo + Juliet"), Bobby Holland ("The Dark Knight Rises", "Game of Thrones", "Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows", "007 - Quantum of Solace"), Ferdinando Merolla ("Troy", "Gangs of New York", "Hannibal Rising"), Roberto Paglialunga.

 Executive Producer: Fabel Aguilera

Production Manager: Pablo Lavado

DOP: Juanma Postigo (candidate at the "Goya Awards 2016" for his job on the feature film "El violín de Piedra")

Casting Director: Carlos Bahos
Production Designers: Carlos Borja Luise, Carlos Javier López

Costume Designer: Patricia Gabas

Make Up Special Effects: Sarah McCarthy
Editor: Daniel Salinas
Sound Designer: Christian Valente
Music: Francesco Tresca

Visual Effects: Alessio Barzocchini, Raúl Trujillo

The short was written and directed by Davide Meliniwho was in the "Donatello Awards 2011" official selection with his short film "The sweet hand of the White Rose"