Three veteran British directors are in the finalstages of pre-production on films which will commence shooting in
First off the blocks will be long-time Irish residentJohn Boorman's Tiger'sTale which will start rolling on March 20 around
Tiger's Tale is being produced by Boorman'sown production outfit Merlin Films, and backed by the Irish Film Board and theUK Film Council with Moviehouse Entertainment (UK)handling world sales.
On March 26, from a base in
The Ireland/UK co-production between Grand Picturesand Tall Stories stars Miranda Richardson and Kelly Reilly and is scheduled toshoot over six-weeks on both sides of the border, backed by the Irish FilmBoard, the Northern Ireland Film & Television Commission and the UK FilmCouncil.
Richard Attenborough will be back in the director'schair on March 27 when production gets underway in
Other films intending to beat the 31 March deadlineinclude Treasure Entertainment's Shrooms, Ecosse and Octagon Film'sBecoming Jane, and Janey Pictures' 32A.