A prequel to Angel Studios' Sci Fi classic, Redemption 101, Beyond Redemption (The Visitor) will be released on DVD and Blu-Ray after it premieres in April 2012.
After losing her parents in the pandemic, Alanah is sent to the country to stay with her older sister Kate. While trying to come to terms with their loss, Kate takes in an unusual border, Mr. Martin, who claims to be working for the government but seems to know more than he's letting on.
When Alanah goes to investigate some mysterious lights she runs into the enigmatic Captain Lazlo, hiding out in the mountains. With the pandemic closing in on their village, Kate and Alanah have little time to decide who to trust.
ALANAH FRANCE (ALANAH)At just 14 years old, Alanah France has the potential for a brilliant career in the entertainment industry. She has been dancing since the age of six, is an accomplished ice-skater (freeskate level 4), and has recently taken up singing which is proving to be yet another one of her talents.
When Alanah was 12 years old she enrolled in a school holiday acting workshop at Angel Studios where Director Paul Day was so impressed by her skill and natural style that he cast her in his upcoming movie, Beyond Redemption.
Alanah has been at Angel Studios ever since continuing her singing, dancing, and acting lessons and taking part in various projects.
"I'm really excited about the new movie Beyond Redemption since I'm one of the stars in it. I hope this leads me to more opportunities in the future because I really like acting and being part of the friendly cast."
KATE GARDENER (KATE)- is a professional choreographer, dancer and dance teacher with a natural flair for acting. She began her acting career at Angel Studios where she appeared in various commercials and a music video (Sneake1: Clubbed Out) but Beyond Redemption is her first feature film. Kate enjoyed the experience and would like to appear in the next "Redemption" movie when it happens. She has also done photographic modeling and is a talented costume designer.
DR. PAUL DAY (CAPTAIN LAZLO, Director, Producer, Screenwriter, Composer, Cinematographer)Born and raised in Brisbane, Paul always had a fascination with filmmaking from an early age. In 2000 he set up his own audio and video production studio, Angel Studios, which gave him the resources to write, produce, and direct independent Sci-Fi feature films. The first of these, Redemption 101(2007) has gradually gained popularity as an online cult classic. His latest release, Beyond Redemption, is already receiving interest from the online Sci-Fi community.
• Like most self-funded filmmakers Paul takes on many roles in his films. While the budgets may be restricted, the cast and crew put their heart and soul into each production, making up for any shortfalls with sheer enthusiasm.
• Paul's main goal in making movies is to create an entertaining story in a fun-filled environment. He strives to promote the local industry and is always looking for ways to provide opportunities for new and emerging talent.