To Asmara

Set during the famous 1985 Live Aid concert to raise money for the Ethiopian famine. A brave female African freedom fighter and hard-headed Australian war reporter fall in love amidst Eritrea’s hard-fought war of independence against Ethiopia, and together sacrifice everything to stop the use of chemical weapons on innocents.

Genre(s):Historical Epic, Drama, Romance
Director:A-List Director TBA
Status:Completed Screenplay, Financing
Budget:US $20 million
Location:South Africa/London
Delivery:Autumn 2020
Producer:Paul G Andrews

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