Creativity Capital has boarded Ruth Paxton’s directorial debut, the psychological horror A BANQUET. The feature is written by AFI alumnus Justin Bull and was shot on location in London during July and August 2020. HanWay Films has picked up worldwide sales rights and will introduce the film to buyers this fall.
A BANQUET stars Sienna Guillory (Resident Evil film series, High Rise), British rising stars Jessica Alexander (Get Even) and Ruby Stokes (Rocks, Una), and award-winning actress Linsday Duncan CBE (Made in Italy, Private Lives).
Producers on the picture are Leonora Darby, Mark Lane and James Harris for Tea Shop Productions (47 Meters Down, I Am Not A Serial Killer, Cockneys Vs Zombies), Nik Bower (Final Portrait, The Wedding Guest) for Riverstone Pictures and Laure Vaysse (Tell It to the Bees) for REP Productions 8 Ltd.
The film has been funded by Motion Picture Capital, Riverstone and Creativity Capital. Executive Producers are Deepak Nayar alongside Jeremy Baxter and Patrick Fischer and Richard Kondal.