A British Major leads a platoon of ill-equipped troops, attempting to defeat Malta against Hitler’s airforce, but hostile islanders and a dangerous love triangle threaten to destroy his hopes of military success.

Production companies: Firefly Films

Producers: Matthew Hobbs

Budget: $18m

Intl Sales: Intandem Films

Director: Guido Chiesa

Screenplay: Jean-Pierre Magro, James W Mitchell, Valentine Stockdale, Mark Thomas, Matthew Hobbs

Cast: Ed Speleers, Alfred Molina

Locations: London and Malta

Contact: Intandem Films (44) 207 851 3800