Production is underway in Santa Marta, Colombia on comedy feature Sundowners produced by our clients January Films (Julia Rosenberg) and Carousel Pictures (Tyler Levine) along with Daylight on Mars Pictures' Brian Robertson. The film is written and directed by Pavan Moondi (Diamond Tongues), with Jorge Forero, Paula Perez, and Diana Bustamante of Colombia’s Burning Blue serving as executive producers on the project. The $1 million film is shooting in Colombia until early March, when the production team and crew will return to complete filming in Toronto by the end of March. Tim Heidecker and Phil Hanley star in the lead roles, with feature roles for Born Ruffians lead singer Luke Lalonde, Cara Gee, Nick Flanagan, Nick Thorburn, and Leah Goldstein.
Sundowners tells the story of a struggling filmmaker who goes to Mexico to shoot a destination wedding, scamming his boss into thinking his best friend is a photographer in the process.
Made with the financial support of Telefilm Canada, the Canadian production is due to be complete by summer of 2016. The film is being distributed by Search Engine Films in Canada.
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