Magazine article Screen International

Protagonist Hits AFM with New Titles Including Yann Demange's '71, Monsters Sequel and Vertigo Action Kill Command

Magazine article Screen International

Protagonist Hits AFM with New Titles Including Yann Demange's '71, Monsters Sequel and Vertigo Action Kill Command

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EXCLUSIVE: StudioCanal has pre-bought UK rights to '71; Protagonist's slate also includes Ben Wheatley's A Field in England and Clio Barnard's The Selfish Giant.

Protagonist will be at AFM with a number of intriguing UK projects, including Yann Demange's buzzed-about action-thriller '71 (working title), which StudioCanal has pre-bought for the UK, and the anticipated sequel to Vertigo Films' acclaimed hit Monsters, which will shoot in early 2013.

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'71

Monsters - The Dark Continent

Frank

A Field in England

The Selfish Giant

How I Live Now

StreetDance All Stars

Calvary

The Double

The Crab Apple Films-Warp Films-Film 4 production '71, written by Black Watch writer Gregory Burke, follows a young British soldier in 1970s Belfast who has to fight his way back to safety when he is accidentally abandoned by his unit in dangerous territory. Shoot is set for spring 2013.

Demange previously directed Channel 4's acclaimed Top Boy and well-received BBC series Criminal Justice. Angus Lamont and Robin Gutch produce.

Action-sci fi Monsters - The Dark Continent, the awaited sequel to Gareth Edwards' 2010 hit Monsters, is currently in prep.

Misfits director Tom Green will direct Jay Basu's script. …

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