My old mate Louis Melville has been in touch to tell me about his long-awaited follow-up to Man Who Sold the World. Boots on the Ground is a supernatural military horror set to shoot in Malta later this year.
With just a few days left before the final British withdrawal from Afghanistan, five British sold find themselves cut off and under attack from something considerably more mysterious and deadly than Terry Taliban.
The cast consists of Thomas Turgoose (This is England, Eden Lake), Ron Mustafaa (Skins), Ian Virgo (Rise of the Footsoldier, Dead Cert, Monk3ys), Gwilym Lee (Isle of Dogs) and Sally Day (The Forewarning).
Boots on the Ground is being produced by Louis and his Ukrainian business partner Daria Malich through their company Sidebar Films. Louis and Daria have ambitious and exciting plans for the project which I’m not currently at liberty to reveal but will be able to report in due course...