Higher Methods is a new kind of psychological thriller that propels audiences to the other side of the celluloid screen. The film exposes the industry's seamy side, while revealing the obsessions that drive several crazed, compelling characters to seek their unique fame and endure beyond his world.
Inclusion StatementWE'RE NOT HERE TO MAKE A MOVIE. WE'RE HERE TO BUILD A FILM COMMUNITY The soil is rich in New England with an abundance of talent on both sides of the lens. IM Filmworks has employed hundreds of local actors and crew offering an opportunity to grow and contribute to a thriving local arts community.
About The Project
Matt is an actor. While attending a movie he sees his sister who has been missing for 10 years as an extra....and she hadn't aged a day.
Matt's journey is set in motion when visited by a mysterious woman, Kayla. She reveals that she can show him the path to solving the mystery behind his sister's dissapearence. Matt dives down the rabbit hole.
Matt begins searching for his sister. He meets several questionable characters who share cryptic information about her whereabouts.
However, an encounter with Shannon, a determined actress who will do anything and use anybody to get ahead reveals some clues to her whereabouts.
Shannon takes Matt to an actign studio where his sister used to attend. There he meets John Edward Marcus, a larger then life acting instructor who employs horrifying methods in sharing the art of performance.
Shannon develops a strong attraction to Matt (or does she have ulterior motives). She brings him to meet famed film producer, Cameron Stark, who was the last person to see Matt's sister.
Cameron is impressed with Matt's bravado and is interested in casting him in his upcoming new film. He supplies Matt with a designer drug called Midnight that all the actors are after. Shannon brings him back to her apartment where she seduces Matt into take the drug with her.
Matt has a terrible reaction to the drug sending him on a halucinigetic trip which reveals more clues as to the whereabouts of his missing sister.
Will Matt turn to violence to find his missing sister? Is her abductor someone he already knows?
Will Matt learn the true motivations behind the media mogul Cameron Stark, the charasmatic John Edward Marcus, the seductress Shannon, or the mysterious Kayla?
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