Movies scenes to be filmed in Harriston

HARRISTON – Scenes from an upcoming movie by a Toronto-based production company will be filmed in and around Harriston over the next few weeks.

Tailored Films and Makama Films will be shooting scenes from a horror/thriller film in the area between Nov. 7 and 26.

Godforsaken, written and directed by Ali Akbar Akbar Kamal features the town of Harriston itself, several local residents in supporting roles, a large crew of local extras, and is starring Harriston native Chad Tailor.

Previous productions

The film is the latest collaboration between Makama Films and Tailored Films. Other productions filmed locally include the full-length production A Done Deal (2013), and the short films The White Samurai (2014) and Arkham’s Journal (2015).