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Portrait of a Lady on Fire 2019 Completed

Brittany, France, 1760. Marianne, a painter, is commissioned to do the wedding p… more

Brittany, France, 1760. Marianne, a painter, is commissioned to do the wedding portrait of Héloïse, a young lady who has just left the convent. Héloïse is a reluctant bride to be and Marianne must paint her without her knowing. She observes her by day and secretly paints her at night. Intimacy and attraction grow between the two women as they share Héloïse’s first and last moments of freedom, all whilst Marianne paints the portrait that will end it all.

Companies: Lilies Films; NEON

Midway 2019 Post-Production

The four-day battle in 1942 took place six months after Japan’s attack on Pearl… more

The four-day battle in 1942 took place six months after Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor, and saw the U.S. Navy decisively defeat an attacking fleet of the Imperial Japanese Navy.

Locations: CA - Unknown; US - Hawaii

Harriet 2019 Post-Production

Harriet Tubman escapes from slavery and later helps free dozens of people from s… more

Harriet Tubman escapes from slavery and later helps free dozens of people from servitude with the Underground Railroad in the face of growing pre-Civil War adversity. She also serves as a spy for the Union and also fights for a woman’s right to vote.

The Aeronauts 2019 Completed

Follows balloon pilot Amelia Wren (Felicity Jones) and scientist James Glaisher… more

Follows balloon pilot Amelia Wren (Felicity Jones) and scientist James Glaisher (Eddie Redmayne) who, in 1862, embarked on an extraordinary journey to discover the secrets of the heavens. In the process, they flew higher in an open balloon than anyone had before or has since. They made breathtaking discoveries, but as they ascended to the highest points of the atmosphere, they were forced into an epic fight for survival.

Company: Amazon Studios

The Current War 2019 Completed

Set in the late 1880s, The Current War details the rivalry between Thomas Edison… more

Set in the late 1880s, The Current War details the rivalry between Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse and the race to create a marketable and sustainable electricity system. Edison championed the use of a direct current for electric power distribution over an alternating current, which was backed by Westinghouse Electric and a host of European companies.

Company: 101 Studios