PRISONER 760

2018-03-29T21:38:11+00:00

From Social Construct's joint venture, Convergent Media STATUS: In Production SYNOPSIS: Social Construct's joint venture Convergent Media is executive producing Prisoner 760  the feature film version of the NYT Best Seller, GUANTÁNAMO DIARY, by former Guantánamo prisoner Mohamedou Ould Slahi.  Slahi was a suspected terrorist and has been incarcerated at Guantanamo Bay for 14 years without ever being charged with a crime, without any evidence against him, and without having the opportunity to defend himself in court. Two prosecutors in his case resigned in protest, and a federal judge ordered Slahi's release, yet remained in prison for 16 years. The New York Times calls his book "the most profound account yet written of what it is like to be collateral damage" in the so-called "War on Terror." CAST & CREW Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch (THE IMITATION GAME, nominated for an Oscar), Jodie Foster, Tahar Rahim, and Shailene Woodley Director: Oscar-winner Kevin Macdonald (The Last King of Scotland) Writer:  Michael Bronner (CAPTAIN PHILLIPS, nominated for six Oscars in 2014, including Best Picture) Producers: Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Bronner, Adam Ackland & Leah Clarke for SunnyMarch, Christine Holder & Mark Holder (BEASTS OF NO NATION) for Wonder Street, Beatriz Levin & Lloyd Levin (GREEN ZONE, UNITED 93) for Black Sheep Pictures, and Branwen Prestwood Smith Executive Producers: Convergent Media's Zak Kilberg & Russell Smith, 30West’s Micah Green, Dan Steinman and Dan Friedkin, Topic Studios’ Maria Zuckerman and Ryan Heller, & BBC Films’ Rose Garnett Co-Producer: Larry Siems & Mohamedou Ould Slahi Financiers: 30West and Topic Studios with BBC Films International Rights: STXinternational (a division of STX Entertainment) UTA Independent Film Group helped structure the financing on behalf of the filmmakers and are representing the US sale with 30West. NEWS: Jodie Foster, Tahar Rahim, Shailene Woodley join Kevin Macdonald’s 'Prisoner 760' (Screen Daily article by Orlando Parfitt, November 1, 2019) https://deadline.com/2018/03/kevin-macdonald-last-king-of-scotland-director-next-guantanamo-diary-1202354207/ IMDb Official Movie Page

PRISONER 7602018-03-29T21:38:11+00:00

Believe The Beat -Post production

2012-12-16T02:05:02+00:00

STATUS: FESTIVAL TOUR SYNOPSIS: Believe the Beat is a tender rites of passage tale that follows a crew of Brazilian street dancers. As they take their dance from city park to global stage, an independent filmmaker discovers the challenge and promise of digital storytelling. ​Jocelyn Edelstein's premiere, feature length documentary, ​celebrates the potent language of dance, friendship and perseverance. CAST & CREW Director/Producer: Jocelyn Edelstein Executive Producer: Zak Kilberg Official Website

Believe The Beat -Post production2012-12-16T02:05:02+00:00
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