New York film financing company Preston Waters greenlights London-based futuristic thriller Lucidity
Preston Waters Corporation finances LUCIDITY for $20 million. Production starts FEB 2012 , filmed on location in London, England.
Freddie Hutton-Mills and Bart Ruspoli, whose credits both include the hard-hitting prison-drama Screwed, and the gripping action-horror Devil’s Playground, will be producing the movie, with Intandem Films handling international sales.
Directed by BAFTA award-winning female duo Bert&Bertie, the movie is set in a dystopian near-future London where an addictive drug called “Lucidity”
His quest takes him into the heart of London’s slums revealing dark truths about government corruption, his girlfriend’s disappearance and his own past.
The producers have described it as an “ambitious movie in a difficult time, so we’re thankful to the guys at Preston Waters in sharing our belief in the film’s huge potential, and we feel we’ve picked the perfect creative team to realize just that.”
President of Film and Television at Preston Waters, Matt Moran added, “Bert&Bertie’
The film is set to go behind the cameras in February 2012.
Preston Waters Corporation (PWC), a New-York based finance company, invests in top quality, independent feature films with medium-sized budgets. PWC’s Film & Television Division is an invested production partner in each project from pre-production to theatrical release.