The film centers on a young hearing impaired boy who encounters an injured and potentially dangerous fugitive in his small North Dakota town. The two form an unlikely friendship.
Paula van der Oest is set to direct with Mark Johnson and Tom Williams producing through their Gran Via Productions along with Netherlands-based NL Film’s Alain de Levita and Joris van Wijk. Aaron Paul will also produce though his Lucid Road Productions banner.
Van Houten is best known for her work in HBO’s flagship series Game Of Thrones as the Red Priestess “Melisandre.” She is currently filming Brimstone with Dakota Fanning and her Thrones co-star Kit Harrington.
Emily J | Staff Writer