ScreenDaily is reporting that Canadian international sales agent Seville International will represent new Irish comedy drama The Last Right at the European Film Market in Berlin. The film is directed by Aoife Crehan based on her own script, which was highlighted on the 2016 Brit List.
The Last Right sees a reluctant man drive a stranger’s corpse across Ireland against the wishes of the police, finding love, and mending family relations along the way.
Dutch actor Michiel Huisman (Game of Thrones) takes the lead alongside Irish actors Niamh Algar (Without Name), Michael McElhatton (Game of Thrones), Jim Norton (Jimmy’s Hall), and Colm Meaney (Halal Daddy), and British actors Samuel Bottomley (Tyrannosaur) and Brian Cox (Churchill).
The Last Right is produced by Paul Donovan for Deadpan Pictures, with Pippa Cross and Casey Herbert for the U.K.’s Crossday Productions and Bright Cold Day Films respectively. The film is supported by Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland (FÉ/SI) is the national development agency for Irish filmmaking and the Irish film, television and animation industry..