Sepia Films

Sepia Films is a feature film and television production company that specializes in creating original, commercially viable feature films for the global marketplace.

Based in Vancouver, Canada, Sepia partners Tina Pehme and Kim Roberts have produced such diverse theatrical fare as 2018’s Anthem of a Reluctant Prophet, starring Cameron Monaghan, Peyton List and Juliette Lewis; 2015's The Games Maker, a family adventure film starring Joseph Fiennes and Ed Asner; 2012's In Their Skin, a suspense thriller starring Selma Blair, Rachel Miner and James D'Arcy; 2010's multi award-winning A Shine Of Rainbows, starring Connie Nielsen and Aidan Quinn, a co- production with Ireland's Octagon Films, released by E1 and 20th Century Fox; Partition (2007), an epic love story set against the Partition of India in 1947, starring Jimi Mistry, Neve Campbell and Irrfan Khan released by Seville Pictures and Myriad Pictures; Civic Duty (2007), a critically acclaimed psychological thriller that screening at Tribeca and stars Peter Krause and Richard Schiff released by 20 th Century Fox; and Love On The Side (2004), a romantic comedy with a twist starring Jennifer Tilly and Dave Thomas, released by Screen Media and Equinoxe Films.

On the television front, Sepia Films have produced a variety of TV movies since 2012, including Perfect High about a high school dancer who gets hooked on heroin, starring Bella Thorne; Drink, Slay, Love, an irreverant teen vampire movie, starring Cierra Ramirez and Gregg Sulkin; and From Straight A's to XXX, the true story of Belle Knox, a young woman who turned to porn to pay her college tuition and became an overnight media sensation, starring Haley Pullos and Judd Nelson; as well as the highly- successful Nightmare franchise, which has grown to five films and counting.

Sepia has also produced a slate of acclaimed documentaries, including The Boy From Geita, which received a special screening at the United Nations, Keepers of the Magic a celebration of the art of cinematography, featuring interviews with John Seale, Sam Mendes and George Miller, and the globally-shot Hue: A Matter Of Colour.

Sepia's development slate includes Cry From The Sea, to be directed by Vic Sarin; the noir-thriller Kiss Me Goodnight in partnership with The Lab Films written by Josh Close, and to be directed by Josh & Justin Tyler Close; and the horror feature Pyramiden, among many other film and television projects.

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February 26, 2019

Keepers of the Magic is available on digital world-wide, outside of North America: Amazon, Vimeo, Google Play & iTunes.

February 2, 2019

Anthem of a Teenage Prophet is screening at the Victoria International Film Festival Saturday, Feb 2nd. Tickets here.

January 17, 2019

A Winter Princess airs on Hallmark Channel, Friday January 18th at 8pm.

January 17, 2019

The Reviews are in! Check here for Anthem press.

January 11, 2019

Anthem of a Teenage Prophet is in select theatres & on Demand in USA today!

January 11, 2019

Anthem premiere red carpet at TCL Chinese Theatre photos here!

January 9, 2019

Watch Peyton List’s Music video ‘Dance Til We Die’ for Anthem here.

December 20, 2018

Anthem of a Teenage Prophet is in Theatres & On-Demand in the USA, January 11th! Deadline Link.

December 20, 2018

Memories of Christmas premieres Friday, December 21st on CityTv across Canada! Airing again on December 23rd at 2pm & December 25th at 3pm.

November 26, 2018

Cry From the Sea awarded Screen Ireland/Creative BC fund. Link here.

October 8, 2018

Cast & Crew at the Anthem of a Teenage Prophet World Premiere at VIFF 2018!

September 21, 2018

Congratulations to Vic Sarin on his DGC Lifetime Achievement Award! The awards ceremony will be held on October 20th. DGC Awards.

September 21, 2018

Anthem of a Teenage Prophet will screen at the Portland Film Festival in late October.

September 19, 2018

Sepia Films’ Memories of Christmas on People’s Entertainment Weekly’s lost of Upcoming Hallmark Christmas Movies.

September 15, 2018

Anthem of a Teenage Prophet will have it’s USA premiere at The Heartland Film Festival on October 13th! Later screenings on October 14th & 20th. Tickets & Info here.

September 4, 2018

Anthem of a Teenage Prophet will have it’s world premiere on October 6th as the BC Spotlight Gala Screening. Tickets here.

September 4, 2018

Keepers of The Magic is screening Friday September 7th at Vancity Theatre, part of the DGC BC showcase. Tickets available here.

July 31, 2018

Keepers of the Magic Review: Hawaii Film Critics Society.

July 31, 2018

Keepers of the Magic is available on USA Video on Demand services, August 7th! USA iTunes pre-order link here.

March 6, 2018

Congratulations to Roger Deakins on his Oscar win! The cinematographer is one of our many accomplished subjects in Keepers of the Magic .

March 6, 2018

Keepers of the Magic will be screening at the Beverly Hills Film Festival in April! Screening dates to come.

February 20, 2018

Keepers of the Magic screening February 27 4pm and March 10:15am at the Sedona Film Festival! http://www.sedonafilmfestival.org

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