Jack Davenport, Elsa Zylberstein, Miriam Margolyes and Michael Weir have joined double Academy Award winner Dianne Wiest in the cast of Not Afraid, Not Afraid.

The story of the burgeoning relationship between a handicapped boy and his hostile grandmother has just started shooting in Dublin. Annette Carducci is directing from a script by herself and Barry Devlin.

Ireland's Fearless Films is producing the project, which is scheduled to wrap July 28. Prolific German producer and packager Willi Baer is producing, with Howard Gibbins acting as associate producer.