Film Business AsiaPatrick FraterFebruary 10, 2013
BERLIN: Los Angeles based Lightning Entertainment has come aboard to handle worldwide rights to Australian director Craig Monahan’s new feature film, Healing.
Inspired by a true story, Healing is a life-affirming journey of inspiration produced by Craig Monahan’s Pointblank Pictures and Australian film industry stalwart Tait Brady.
The film commences principal photography February 18 in Australia with Hugo Weaving (pictured) confirmed to star.
Written by Alison Nisselle (Curtin) and Monahan, Healing also stars feature film newcomer Don Hany, Xavier Samuel, Anthony Haynes and Robert Taylor.
Oscar winner Andrew Lesnie (The Hobbit, Rise of the Planet of the Apes) will serve as Director of Photography.
Richard S. Guardian is Executive Producing the film and will consult on the film for Lightning.