Intandem Films has taken on international sales for Jason Lehel's forthcoming drama Nobody's Hero, which the company is also executiveproducing. The film follows a soldier from the
The film is currently inpre-production with producers Esther Randall of Open Eye Productions (
Confirmed cast membersinclude Brad Renfro, David O'Hara, and the singer Nelly Furtadoin her acting debut. Filmmakers noted that they would cast an actor with Down's Syndrome in a key role, with the support of Liam Neeson, who is a patron of the UK Down's Association.
Shooting will begin in
Intandem will offer Nobody'sHero for presales at next month's American Film Market; Alliance Atlantishas already taken Canadian rights.
"We were drawn to thisproject for its fresh perspective of such a relevant story," said Intandem Films CEO Gary Smith. "Nobody's Hero concentrates on a unique human drama which willdefinitely appeal to modern mainstream audiences with its highly chargedemotions."
Lehel previously directed several shorts, worked as a TVcinematographer, and served in various crew positions on films such as