DICK & GEORGE (WORKING TITLE)

RAINBOW TROUT FILMS - as PROD

Epic - Development 2015

British racing driver Dick Seaman, falls in love with a beautiful German debutante, and gets to race for the Silver Arrows, An englishman, racing for a German team as the two empires move ever closer to war.

    • Year of production
    • 2015
    • Genres
    • Epic, Historical, Romance
    • Countries
    • UNITED KINGDOM, GERMANY
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH, GERMAN
    • Budget
    • 5 - 10 M$
    • Duration
    • 110 mn
    • Writer(s)
    • Tinch MINTER
    • Producer(s)
    • James MELLOR (Rainbow Trout Films)
    • Synopsis
    • In the shadow of his wealthy family, socialite Richard Beattie-Seaman becomes trapped between two rival empires by his driving ambition and will risk everything to achieve it. Richard seaman turns his back on British motor-racing, considered to be more a hobby by the aristocracy. And heads off to Germany to race for the greatest team in the world in the 1930’s The Silver Arrows, much to the disappointment of his parents, he meets Erika, the daughter o the Managing Director of BMW, falls in love, races for Germany, while all the time the Nazi party grows in strength and we find our hero trapped between two rival empires heading to the brink of war.
    • Partners & financing
    • SEEKINg/BREAKDOWN
      National Fund - 30%
      Regional Fund - 10%
      BBC Films - 20%
      UK PTC - 16%
      German Co Producer - 10%
      Post House - 10%
      Pre Sales - 14%
      Director TBC
    • Production schedule
    • In Development Stages
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