Gale Force 10, the new Flemish film by Hans Herbots, willhave its world premiere on October 6 on the eve of the Flanders InternationalFilm Festival in Ghent.

Gale Force 10 is the official opening film of the Festival Previews section. The festivalwill also host an official competition opening on Oct 11, which will beannounced later.

Herbots previously directed features Falling and Weekend,which also premiered at the Flanders festival.

Gale Force 10, produced by Erwin Provoost and Hilde De Laere, is about thestruggles of a crew of army divers.

The 33rd FlandersInternational Film Festival runs Oct 11-21. The full line-up will be announcedon Sept 27.