THE RISING

By Kevin MCCANN

ARTAFFECTS ENTERTAINMENT - as DISTR Theatrical, USA / CONS

Historical - Development 2020

To free their people from centuries of oppression, a young polio survivor and his old firebrand mentor plan a secret rebellion against the British Empire.

    • Year of production
    • 2020
    • Genres
    • Historical, Drama
    • Countries
    • IRELAND
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 5 - 10 M$
    • Director(s)
    • Kevin MCCANN
    • Writer(s)
    • Kevin MCCANN, James RAGAN, Colin BRODERICK
    • Producer(s)
    • Kevin MCCANN (Maccana Teoranta)
    • Synopsis
    • Based on the true story of the 1916 Easter Rising Rebellion, 'The Rising’ will be the first motion picture to dramatise the heroic story of a cultural revolution that led to the creation of the Irish Republic. It is the prequel to Neil Jordan’s ‘Michael Collins’ and Ken Loach’s Palme d’Or winner ‘The Wind that shakes the Barley’.