Peelers, Indie Horror Set For Canadian Premier

Peelers Film Details

Director: Sevé Schelenz Lisa DeVita, Sevé Schelenz Peelers

Writer: Lisa DeVitaSevé Schelenz

Release Date: 9 April 2016 (USA) 

Release Format: TBD

MPAA Rating: N/A

Genre: Horror


“A small town strip club owner must defend her bar, her strippers and her life when violent infected patrons show up on the final closing night and all hell breaks loose.”


“Peelers” is an independent Horror to look out for. The film had a triumphant world premiere Saturday the 9th of April 2016. The event occurred at the 2016 Palm Beach International Film Festival. Over the past months, ten film festivals have added the production to upcoming circulation. “Peelers” also received a nomination for “Best Horror Film”. Canadian Horror enthusiasts will now have an opportunity to view the film described as:

“Rodriguez meets Tarantino…”

“…Not just a great indie film, but destined to be one of the funnest films of 2016.”

“Peelers” will have a Canadian Premier at The Shock Stock Film Festival. The three-day event begins Friday the 27th of May 2016 and ends Sunday the 29th of May 2016. The exhibition draws focus on Horror cinema and genre-themed presentations. For more information and ticket purchases visit the Shock Stock Film Festival website.

The production is Sevé Schelenz’s second full feature horror entry. This following Schelenz’s 2011 found footage concept “Skew”. With a robust career in post-production Lisa DeVita makes her screenwriting debut with “Peelers”.

The cast to “Peelers” include; Wren WalkerCaz Odin DarkoMadison J. LoosCameron DentAl Dales. According to the press release “Peelers” is a film that will:

“…destroys the cliché stripper horror sub-genre by giving us a story packed with exciting twists, baseball, strippers of unusual talents and a strong female lead.”

Innovation is always a defining factor for independent Horror film. Though never knew, there was a stripper horror sub-genre. Apparently, there is and the production team is adamant of redefining this concept. Check out the trailer to “Peelers”. Please share your thoughts on this upcoming production using the comments fields below. Stay tuned Our review to Sevé Schelenz ‘s film is coming soon.


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