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A MULTI AWARD-WINNING COMPANY WITH A REPUTATION FOR HIGHLY CRAFTED AND INTELLIGENT FILMS WHICH INTRIGUE, INSPIRE, DELIGHT AND PROVOKE


LATEST NEWS 2017

A BOY CALLED ALEX TO BE MADE FOR THE CINEMA WITH FILM 4


We are delighted to announce that our documentary A Boy Called Alex, the triple BAFTA-nominated story of a brilliant young musician at Eton who suffers from cystic fibrosis, is to be dramatised by Film 4 for the cinema. The screenplay is being written by award-winning writer Tom Edge and the producers are DNA Films (Trainspotting, 28 Days Later). Sally George is to executive produce. The film will be directed by Stephen Walker.


YOUNG@HEART & WORKING TITLE FILMS


Walker George Films are co-producing a dramatised feature film of their multiple award-winning Fox Searchlight documentary Young@Heart with Working Title Films (Bridget Jones, Love Actually, Notting Hill). The film, about an American chorus of senior citizens who sing rock music, will be written and directed by Lake Bell, whose debut 2013 film In a World won huge critical acclaim at the Sundance Film Festival. Pre-production is expected to begin in late 2017. Click here for the official Fox Searchlight trailer of the original documentary.


SHOCKWAVE TO BE DRAMATISED AS MOVIE


We are thrilled to announce that Stephen Walker’s New York Times 2005 bestselling book Shockwave: Countdown to Hiroshima is being developed as a major feature film by Working Title Films and Universal Pictures. The screenplay is currently being written by Oscar-nominated writer Hossein Amini. Click here for more.