Gold Circle, Spaniard are 'POD' people
EmptyNow in post on their first feature together, Gold Circle Films and Spanish filmmaker Luis A. Berdejo are reteaming for "POD," a sci-fi thriller that Berdejo will write and direct.
The film is described as an intergalactic tale of discovery, love and adventure and epic in scope.
"POD" will be Berdejo's first English-language gig. The plan is for Berdejo to shoot "POD" after he directs his passion project, the Spanish-language "Jennifer Can," his first screenplay.
Gold Circle topper Paul Brooks will produce "POD," with Scott Niemeyer and Norm Waitt exec producing. Gold Circle's newly promoted vp production Guy Danella will oversee the project, which will be fully financed by the company.
Berdejo, repped by CAA and the Safran Co., and Gold Circle are in post on "The New Daughter," starring Kevin Costner. (partialdiff)