New film makers are the Cannes award winners of the future. It’s hard to get funding for projects in current times, so it is a mark of achievement to make it through Creative England’s competitive selection process. Claire Molloy has done just that and Claire’s short Wild Flower is one of just 19 iShorts to receive funding this year. The film aims to show a balanced portrayal of mental illness and you can read more about it here:
There are some great rewards on the Crowdfunded site, including a stay in the secret, beautiful location we are lucky enough to be filming in.
Casting is underway for the 2 young northern boys who will play brothers Eli and Flynn, with actress Kate Dickie (Red Road, Game of Thrones) playing Iris.