InControl - Devil Works/Signature Films/Digital Interference/Umbrella Collective

"Incontrol" Summary

"Incontrol," directed by Kurtis David Harder, is a 2017 film that delves into the world of science fiction and psychological thriller. The story follows a group of university students who discover a mysterious device. This device grants them the power to take control of others and experience the world through someone else's perspective. As the students push the limits of the machine's capabilities, they start to question the nature and implications of the device itself.

The film casts several talented actors, including Levi Meaden, Rory J. Saper, Anja Savcic, and Brittany Allen. Harder not only directed but also contributed as a writer, producer, and editor for the film. Bradley Stuckel handled the cinematography, while Jodi Stecyk managed the stunts. The production was carried out under the banner of Umbrella Collective Films.

The narrative of "Incontrol" explores the ethical and psychological consequences of possessing such a device, creating a tense and thought-provoking viewing experience. Its unique premise sets it apart in the genres of drama, science fiction, and thriller.

Creative Team


  • Kurtis David Harder


  • Adrian Ball
  • Chris Ball
  • Josip Condic
  • Kurtis David Harder
  • Camilo Lopez
  • Colin Minihan
  • Jason Price

Production Company:

  • Umbrella Collective Films


  • Bradley Stuckel


  • Avery Kentis


  • Sarah Troyer as Marissa
  • Anja Savcic as Samantha
  • Valerie Planche as Colleen
  • Christopher Rosamond as Professor
  • Brittany Allen as Naomi
  • Levi Meaden as Mark


  • Kurtis David Harder

Art Direction:

  • Bobby Vanonen

Set Decoration:

  • Devon Peticlerc

Costume Design:

  • Blanka Szabo

Makeup Department:

  • Erica Deregowski, Ashley Godick, Ana Georgina Ortiz, Katt Panic

Awards Recognition

  • Leo Awards (2017):
    • Winner Best Cinematography in a Motion Picture (Bradley Stuckel)
    • Nominee for Best Screen Writer Drama over 30 minutes (Kurtis David Harder)

    Technical Details

    "Incontrol" had its theatrical release in the UK on August 27, 2017, and was released digitally in the UK on December 10, 2018. It was also released theatrically in South Korea on November 22, 2019.

    Red Epic
    Zeiss Superspeeds
    Aspect Ratio:
    Printed Format:
    DCP Digital Cinema Package, Video (UHD)
    Sound mix
    Dolby Surround 5.1

    Distribution by AMC Networks Shudder streaming platform.