British distributors Monster Pictures have sent us a trailer and stills for Midnight Son. Directed by Scott Leberecht, a well-known name on the festival circuit, Midnight Son is a twisting, terrifying tale of vampirism and humanity and how the two conditions can intertwine. The film receives a limited UK theatrical release on 11 January 2013 followed by a DVD release in time for Valentine's Day on 11 February 2013.
Midnight Son is the story of Jacob, a young man confined to a life of isolation, due to a rare skin disorder that prevents him from being exposed to sunlight. His world opens up when he meets Mary, a local bartender, and falls in love. Tragically, Jacob's actions become increasingly bizarre as he struggles to cope with the effects of his worsening condition. Forced by the disease to drink human blood for sustenance, he must control his increasingly
violent tendencies as local law enforcement narrow their focus on him as a suspect in a series of grisly murders.