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Exclusive: Trailer and Poster Revealed for Tom Paton’s ‘Stairs’

Thursday, July 11, 2019 | Exclusive


The time-travel horror film Stairs, written and directed by award-winning filmmaker Tom Paton, is set to make its world premiere this August at Arrow FrightFest London.
Read on for an exclusive first look at the poster and trailer.

Stairs marks the feature film debut of National Television Award Winning actor and former X-Factor winner Shayne Ward. A group of mercenaries are sent into Eastern Europe in the middle of a civil war to retrieve intel, but shortly after the mission the unit find themselves trapped on a never-ending stairwell–forced to climb or die. In order to survive, they must revisit their past sins and darkest secrets.

Maddi McGillvray
Maddi is the Editorial Assistant at Rue Morgue Magazine. She is also a PhD student in Cinema and Media Studies at York University, where she writes extensively on the horror genre. Maddi is completing her doctoral dissertation on women working in horror. She is also currently writing book chapters titled "Fleshy Female Corporealities: The Cannibal Films of the New French Extremity" as well as "To Grandmother’s House We Go: Documenting the Aging Female Body in Found Footage Horror Films."