UK-based AV Pictures has taken on worldwide sales for comedy thriller Jump.

The ‘modern urban fairytale’ shows three unrelated groups of characters whose stories interweave on New Year’s Eve.

The cast features Nichola Burley (StreetDance 3D, Donkey Punch), Martin McCann (Killing Bono), Valene Kane, Richard Dormer and Charlene McKenna.

Kieron J Walsh is currently shooting the film in Belfast. Lisa McGee (Being Human) adapted the script from her play of the same name.

Brendan J Byrne of Hotshot Films is producing alongside co-producer Katie Holly of Blinder Films.

The film is an official UK/Irish co-production with financing from Northern Ireland Screen, the Irish Film Board, Firefly Film Sales, BBC Northern Ireland and Bentico Trading Limited.