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|
|Producer:||Paul G Andrews|
GlobalWatch Films CEO Paul G Andrews discusses his upcoming film project To Asmara with author Thomas Keneally. Thomas is the Man Booker prize-winning author of Schindler’s Ark (later Schindler’s List).
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Thomas Keneally, Man Booker Prize Winning author of Schindler’s List, and Paul G Andrews, CEO of GlobalWatch Films, discuss their African set film epic together covering FGM, chemical weapons, Fascist leaders, Live Aid, and the profile of Tom’s novel, To Asmara.
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