Magazine article Screen International

Bankside Moves into Athale's Wasteland

Magazine article Screen International

Bankside Moves into Athale's Wasteland

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EXCLUSIVE: Luke Treadaway, Iwan Rhoeon, Matthew Lewis and Gerard Kearns star in the heist story.

Bankside has taken worldwide sales rights to Wasteland, the debut feature from Rowan Athale, a 2011 Screen International Star of Tomorrow.

Luke Treadaway, Iwan Rhoeon, Matthew Lewis and Gerard Kearns star as a group of friends from a Northern council estate who hatch an illegal plan to better their lives. The cast also features Timothy Spall and Vanessa Kirby (the latter is another Star of Tomorrow).

The film recently completed its shoot in Leeds and will be readied for an autumn festival premiere. Bankside is showing a promo reel to buyers here.

Producers are Gareth Pritchard of Mischief Films with Mark Foligno of MoliFilms and Ed Barratt of Hook Pictures. Financiers include MoliFilms, Bankside Films and Lip Sync. Executive producers are Phil Hunt, Compton Ross, Norman Merry, Peter Hampden, Brad Moore and Iain Richardson. …

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