‘Don’t be Afraid of the Dark’ closes LA Film Festival

Guillermo del Toro’s Don’t be afraid of the Dark closed the Los Angeles Film Festival on Sunday 26th June in Downtown Los Angeles. The horror film, directed by Troy Nixey was filmed in Melbourne, Victoria and stars Katie Holmes and Australian actor Guy Pearce. The Australian high-end VFX and animation company iloura worked on the Miramax film as did Australian audio and music post-production facility Trackdown. The music for Don’t be Afraid of the Dark was recorded and mixed at Trackdown and Tim Ryan and Craig Becket were music editors on the film which will be released in the US on August 26, 2011.