The Chicago-based producer-distributor is in final talks with Picturehouse to handle North American distribution on its drama about the pioneers of modern golf, set to shoot in Scotland in spring / summer.

Jason Connery, son of golf aficionado Sean Connery, will direct the story of Tom Morris and his son Tommy.

The father and son from St Andrews overcame tragedy to dominate the game in the mid-19th century and were eventually inducted into the World Golf Hall Of Fame.

Pamela Marin and Kevin Cook adapted the screenplay from Cook’s book of the same name.

Jim Kreutzer of Wind Chill Media Group produces with Bob Last of Holdings Ecosse and Connery.