BAPTISM

By Phil HAWKINS

THE PHILM COMPANY - as PROD

Thriller - Development 2014

"A tense blockbuster" - The Times. An armed group take control of a rush hour underground tube train. They explode a hole through the tunnel to release the water from an underground river they believe is blessed and will baptise the passengers of their sins. Based on a novel by Max Kinnings.

    • Year of production
    • 2014
    • Genres
    • Thriller, Action/Adventure
    • Countries
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • Budget
    • 5 - 10 M$
    • Director(s)
    • Phil HAWKINS
    • Writer(s)
    • Max KINNINGS
    • Producer(s)
    • Alex BARANSKA (The Philm Company), Phil HAWKINS (The Philm Company)
    • Synopsis
    • An armed group take control of a rush hour underground tube train. They blow a hole through the tunnel to release the water from an underground river they believe is blessed and will baptise the passengers of their sins. Ed Mallory, a blind hostage negotiator, has a race against time to try and talk down the hostage takers and save the lives of everyone onboard.
    • Partners & financing
    • Spec trailer created. We already have interest for the equity portion of the main feature. Looking for finance partners.
    • Production schedule
    • Aiming for a January 2014 shoot.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Jan 01, 2014
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