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In Developement from Subotica
Nicholas North: Shooting February 2011
Writer: Antti Jokinen
Director: Antti Jokinen
Synopsis: The heroic saga of Nicholas North, an orphan raised by a band of thieves who must go on an adventure filled journey of discovery to reach his destiny in the North Pole.
A Royal Affair: Shooting Spring 2011
Genre: Period Drama
Writer: Nikolaj Arcel & Rasmus Heisterberg
Director: Nikolaj Arcel
Synopsis: The English Princess Caroline is only fifteen years old, and prone to romance, when she is married off to King Christian VII. But her dream is shattered, when the king turns out to be a schizophrenic.
Flowers of Desire - shooting May 2011
Writer: Simon Staho & Peter Birro
Director: Simon Staho
Synopsis: A former dancer returns for the first time in many years to his childhood country village to attend his mother's funeral. The man discovers that the love of his youth still lives there, trapped in an unhappy marriage with the town's priest who is charged with the mother's funeral. The dancer and his former lover secretly resume their liaison and slowly rekindle their old - and now forbidden - love.
Gold - shooting Spring/Summer 2011
Writer: Niall Heery & Brendan Heery
Director: Niall Heery
Synopsis: Set in contemporary Dublin, an offbeat comedy about an estranged father who returns to his hometown after an absence of ten years in order to reconnect with his daughter and ex-wife but unwittingly finds himself responsible for almost destroying their lives.
The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle - shooting Summer 2011
Writer: Danny DeVito
Director: Danny DeVito
Cast: Pierce Brosnan, Morgan Freeman
Synopsis: On a long, gruelling journey from England to Rhode Island in 1802, a 12 year old changes from a prim and proper girl to a swashbuckling mate of a mutinous crew and is accused of murder by the captain.
Mooch - shooting Autumn 2011
Writer: Dan Fante
Director: Kirsten Sheridan
Synopsis: Bruno Dante is attending AA when he goes back on the mooch, selling computer-printer supplies for Orbit Computer Supplies, a telemarketing company staffed by a motley crew of ex-addicts. There, he meets former gang-banger, lap-dancer and crack-head, Jimmi Valiente, a beautiful new employee. Bruno puts his job and sobriety on the line as he tries to get Jimmi to fall in love with him, even as she begins doing drugs again.
Tillsonburg: Autumn 2011
Genre: Comedy Drama.
Writer: Malachy McKenna (adapted from his award-winning play)
Director: John Lynch.
Synopsis: Set on a tobacco farm in Southwestern Ontario, Tillsonburg is a funny, sad and sometimes tragic movie about a couple of Irish buckos who decide to travel across North America, Kerouac style, and end up on a tobacco farm in Ontario, where they spend a long hot summer that they will never forget.
Unless: Shooting 2011
Writer/Director: Alan Gilsenan
Synopsis: Based on award winning Canadian novelist Carol Shield's book, Unless is the story of a writer, 44-year-old Reta Winters, whose oldest daughter suddenly, inexplicably, drops out of college and ends up on a Toronto street corner panhandling, with a cardboard sign around her neck that reads "goodness”.
An Evening of Long Goodbyes: Shooting 2011
Genre: Comedy Drama.
Writer: Kieran Carney
Synopsis: Charles Hythloday is the buffoonish hero of Paul Murray's hilarious debut novel, shortlisted for the Whitbread Prize. Living in the past in his family’s sprawling south County Dublin estate, he is reluctantly forced into the present when he discovers that the family fortune is non-existent.
War Dog - shooting 2012
Writer: Pat Mills
Synopsis: At constant war with both inner and outer demons as he battles to save his home and loved ones from a savage invasion, this is the story of legendary Celtic Warrior Cuchulain, whose Hulk-like transformations in the heat of battle were first set out in the ancient epic The Tain, described as Ireland's The Iliad.