HIGHWATER HIGHWAY

ATMOSPHERE MEDIA - as PROD

Road movie - Development 2021

Featuring a youthful cast of characters Highwater Highway is a Road trip Thriller. 
Phadon is a foster child who is focussed on finding out about her true parents, aided by a memory of her father’s Single Spinner Thunderbird Red Ford convertible. However, what she finds is not what she expects.

    • Year of production
    • 2021
    • Genres
    • Road movie, Thriller
    • Countries
    • AUSTRALIA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Synopsis
    • Featuring a youthful cast of characters Highwater Highway is a gripping Thriller. Phadon, a foster child focussed on finding out about her true parents, aided by some distant memories. However, the truth is not what she expects. Phadon is a quiet and average person who will rise to the challenge with help from her friends.
      Along the way she meets Jason, where romance blossoms as she faces the challenge of finding this truth. Jason is the owner of a famed Chevy pick-up, itself an important character in the story.
      By chance, she meets Kimberley, a jazz singer, rough around the edges, strong-willed from a tough background she finds the strength to go beyond what she is capable of in her journey to find the truth.
      She also teams up with Jason’s friend Jimmy his best friend and mechanic. Guided by a Bank manager, a spiritual encounter, a lawyer and finally a retired detective, clues begin to light up like signposts as Phadon and her friends continue their adventure to uncover the mystery of a foster child’s past and trace a long time missing Red Thunderbird Ford convertible, a key clue, with Jason at the wheel of the Chevy.
      The road leads to a mysterious mansion occupied by a reclusive lighthouse keeper and his insane twin brother, where Jason and Phadon become entangled in a series of life-threatening situations. On the brink of disaster balanced between the mansion and the lighthouse parapet, they battle with man and demons as they uncover the truth of the past.
      Will they escape the grips of the lighthouse keeper who holds a key to what happened to her parent’s, or succumb to a painful death on the rocks at the base of the lighthouse?

    • Partners & financing
    • Private funding
    • Production schedule
    • Filming April/May 2021
      Post Production - June - November 2021
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Apr 14, 2021
    • End of shooting
    • May 15, 2021