Anova Pictures produces elevated genre and prestige features, most recently producing The Silencing, a crime action/thriller starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Annabelle Wallis and Hero Fiennes Tiffin directed by Robin Pront (The Ardennes.) The film’s a bonafide hit – top grossing new film release with the highest per-screen average in the U.S and was the top rental in the U.S. and Canada. Although its World Premiere at SXSW2020 in the Midnighters program was cancelled due to COVID-19, the film will have its international premiere at Sitges 2020 with Universal Pictures releasing internationally. The company also recently produced sci-fi feature Warning, starring an ensemble cast including Alex Pettyfer, Alice Eve, Annabelle Wallis, Patrick Schwarzenegger, Rupert Everett, and Thomas Jane currently in post. Anova Pictures is presenting the feature film, Akoni, by a first-time female filmmaker about the story of a Nigerian refugee escaping the clutches of Boko Haram only to find himself struggling to integrate into Australian society. Anova has a number of additional films in prep and development.