SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) — An SDSU grad is quickly making a name for himself in the world of filmmaking.
The video above starts with a clip from his latest project, a thriller called "The Playground," which won a 2016 San Diego Film Award.
Independent filmmaker Edreace Purmul visited Morning Extra to talk more about the full-length feature, which is now getting a theatrical release.
Purmul filmed "The Playground" in San Diego using local actors, locations and crew.
The theatrical release is this Thursday, Oct. 12 at 7 p.m. at Reading Cinemas Town Square in Clairemont. It will be followed by a talk-back with the cast.
For more information and tickets visit www.theplaygroundfilm.com
See the trailer for "The Playground" below:
To view on YouTube click here.