APOSTLE: The Next From THE RAID's Gareth Evans
If you follow Welsh director Gareth Evans on social media you know he has been hinting at a new project off and on for a while now. THR officially announced his new film Apostle this afternoon.
Gareth Evans will write and direct period thriller Apostle, about a mysterious man who travels to a remote island in search of his missing sister.In the film, the man attempts to rescue his sister after she's kidnapped by a religious cult, which is demanding a ransom for her return. But it soon becomes clear that the cult will regret the day it baited this man, who digs deeper and deeper into the secrets and lies upon which the commune is built.
Evans has reunited with his Raid film producers XYZ Films who will produce along with Severn Screen and Evans' One More One Productions. XYZ Films is handling worldwide sales at AFM this week.
(ScreenAnarchy's founder Todd Brown is a partner at XYZ Films)