The Presence: According to Variety, Steven De Souza has been set to write and direct The Presence, a supernatural thriller to be financed by Four Winds Pictures. Filming will begin by year's end.

Drama begins when a mother dies in childbirth. Some 25 years later, her son is getting married and thinks it would be swell to return to his birth home and start a married life there. Trouble is, mom haunts the place.

Brian B.