Chinese support for film with Colin Farrell and Denzel Washington
The Chinese production company Image Nation, which is partly supported by the Chinese government, is financing a new film with Colin Farrell and Denzel Washington.
It comes to the thriller Inner City, reports Variety.
The film, under the direction of Dan Gilroy, who previously Nightcrawler directed, is a legal thriller with Washington and Farrell in the lead role and is currently being recorded in Los Angeles. How much money the Chinese are exactly in the movie stitches is unknown.
The fund, Image Nation has 300 million dollars and it was last november formally established as the investment vehicle of China, among other foreign films. At the head of the fund is the American Michael Garin, who for the Chinese is the long-term approach, the fund manages.
Inner City is scheduled for 2018 in cinemas to appear.