- Share this article on Facebook
- Share this article on Twitter
- Share this article on Email
- Show additional share options
- Share this article on Print
- Share this article on Comment
- Share this article on Whatsapp
- Share this article on Linkedin
- Share this article on Reddit
- Share this article on Pinit
- Share this article on Tumblr
LONDON – Urban noir film Silent Cry, starring Emily Woof and Douglas Henshall, has been snapped up by Music Video Distribution for North America.
U.K. sales and distribution genre specialist banner Jinga Films also sealed deals for the movie with Zeno Pictures for Benelux and Njutafilms for Scandinavia.
The film follows a young mother who refuses to believe that her newborn baby died from cot death. After being told by a hospital worker that her baby was switched with a prostitute’s stillborn child, she embarks on an investigation into a seedy underworld that exposes corruption and murder in the medical world.
The film also stars Kevin Whately, Clive Russell, Frank Finlay, Craig Kelly and Steve Sweeney.
Written by Simon Lubert, Silent Cry is directed by Julian Richards, produced by Peter La Terriere and Tim Dennison, and executive produced by Keith Hayley and Robert Bevan.
All other territories are represented for sales by Screen Media Ventures.
Sign up for THR news straight to your inbox every day