A release date of April 18th, 2014 for in utero nightmare “Proxy”. The film will open in select theatres and VOD this spring from IFC Midnight. “Proxy” is directed by Zack Parker and stars Alexia Rasmussen, Alexa Havins, Kristina Klebe, and Joe Swanberg.
A very pregnant Esther Woodhouse (Rasmussen) is walking home after her latest OB appointment, when she is brutally attacked and disfigured by a hooded assailant.
When Esther seeks consolation in a support group, she finds friendship and empathy in Melanie (Havins), another mother scarred with tragedy. Esther soon begins to believe that the horrific event might be a bittersweet act of fate. However, friendship and empathy can be very dangerous things when accepted by the wrong people.