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New Film IDENTITY CRISIS Now Available on Digital and Video On-Demand

Inspiring Filmmaking Sisters Bring Teen Comedy to Life

Sept. 8, 2023

NASHVILLE, Sept. 8, 2023 /Christian Newswire/ -- Vertical Entertainment announces the release of the new faith-based film IDENTITY CRISIS, debuting on Digital and Video On-Demand today. From The Boylan Sisters Entertainment, in association with Ben Howard and Erin Mae Miller, IDENTITY CRISIS features Maria Canals-Berrara (WIZARDS OF WAVERLY PLACE), Finn Roberts ("Green House Academy"), Laura Leigh Turner ("Mean Girls, Broadway") and introduces Scout and Sophia Tayui-Lepore ("The History of the World, Part 2").

Purchase IDENTITY CRISIS today and find more information at www.theboylansisters.com.

IDENTITY CRISIS centers on Madison, a shy science wiz in her freshman year of college struggling with imposter syndrome and insecurity. She figures out how to clone herself in order to create the perfect identity and sends her clone off to do all the things she is afraid of. In the end, she discovers she was already created the perfect version of herself and has all the confidence ... she just needed to try.

"IDENTITY CRISIS is a film that the entire family will enjoy," says writer Alexandra Boylan. "It is an important reminder of where your true identity lies and will encourage audiences everywhere of their immense value."

The Boylan Sisters are releasing a young adult novel to accompany the film along with companion materials to support family conversation, youth group and church studies, as well as high school curriculum to help teach students their value. Resources are available at www.theboylansisters.com.

IDENTITY CRISIS is directed by Shari Rigby (OVERCOMER, OCTOBER BABY, EXTRAORDINARY) and produced by Ben Howard and Erin Mae Miller, with a screenplay by Andrea Polnaszek and Alexandra Boylan.

For more information, visit www.theboylansisters.com and follow us on Instagram at @identitycrisisthemovie and Facebook at @IdentityCrisis4.

About Vertical Entertainment
Vertical Entertainment is a global independent distributor that offers a unique combination of full-service marketing and sales services. Dedicated to providing highly-effective and collaborative solutions, Vertical leverages unparalleled relationships to maximize revenue across all streams. The marketing and sales expertise from Vertical's seasoned team gives content partners a wealth of experience minus the studio costs.

About The Boylan Sisters
The Boylan Sisters—Alexandra Boylan and Andrea Polnaszek—are gifted storytellers specializing in family friendly films that connect with all ages, especially teens. As part of Mustard Seed Entertainment, The Boylan Sisters wrote and produced CATCHING FAITH, CATCHING FAITH 2, WISH FOR CHRISTMAS, THE GREATEST INHERITANCE, and SWITCHED, which was awarded Best Screenplay by MovieGuide Awards. IDENTITY CRISIS is their first film produced as The Boylan Sisters. Their films beautifully illustrate the power of kindness, hope, joy, humor, and love. In addition to their writing and producing work as The Boylan Sisters, Alexandra is an actress and Andrea is a Licensed Social Worker. Learn more at

About Ben Howard
Ben Howard is a long-time studio executive and producer, working primarily on films and television programming in the inspirational and family-friendly spaces. His Third Coast Content is in partnership with Endeavor Content. His latest venture, Bonniedale, is a production company he leads alongside Dennis and Laura Quaid. Prior to IDENTITY CRISIS, Ben's most recent producer credit was on the hit Netflix film BLUE MIRACLE.

About Erin Mae Miller
Erin Mae Miller is a Nashville-based film and TV producer where she is creative development executive for Third Coast Content. Erin previously worked as an executive with Big Indie Pictures, overseeing the production and delivery of five Amazon Original Movies. Erin serves as a board member of Women Independent Producers and NY Media Initiative.


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