Ethan Hawke will serve as an executive producer on the indie movie, which follows a dirt-poor farmer turned academic who emerges as an unlikely existential hero while making his way through the first half of the 20th century.
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Described as a gritty revenge thriller, Ruin follows a nameless ex-Nazi captain who navigates the ruins of post-WWII Germany determined to atone for his crimes during the war by hunting down the surviving members of his former SS Death Squad.
Justin Kurzel is making plans with StudioCanal to adapt Adrian Levy and Cathy Scott-Clark’s book The Siege: 68 Hours Inside The Taj Hotel. Anthony McCarten is adapting the book.
Hot off his success with The Lobster, Yorgos Lanthimos is drawing A-listers to his next project, The Favourite and quickly becoming one of Europe’s hottest directors.
Logline: When longshoreman Eddie, a devoted husband and uncle, helps his wife’s cousins enter the country illegally from Sicily, he watches as his niece falls in love with one of the cousins against his wishes, and he begins to build an infatuation that strains his relationship with his wife and creates a scandal.
Logline: Centers on a woman who suddenly disappears, leaving behind a confused group of friends who believed her innocent and naive, however discover in her diary that she had discovered a new level of sexual and mental awakening, allowing her for the first time to discover, and go after what she truly wanted for herself in life.