Horror thriller to be receive day-and-date theatrical and VoD release in the US, with Lionsgate handling home entertainment.

Film Arcade and Lionsgate have acquired US rights to Nightlight.

Bryan Woods & Scott Beck’s found footage horror thriller will received a day-and-date theatrical and VoD release in the US. Film Arcade serve as the theatrical distributor and Lionsgate are rolling the film out on home entertainment platforms.

Starring Shelby Young, Chloe Bridges and Carter Jenkins, Nightlight centres on five friends who venture into the woods and disturb a demonic presence.

Norton Herrick, chairman of Herrick Entertainment, commented: “We’re excited to work with Film Arcade on Nightlight and to again partner with our friends at Lionsgate and continue our successful relationship.”

Producers include Norton Herrick, Michael London, Darren Brandl and Janice Williams.

Synchronicity Entertainment handle international rights.