French Director Makes English Debut With ‘Walled In’

Mischa Barton, Deborah Kara Unger (Silent Hill) and Cameron Bright (godsend) will star in Walled In, a psychological thriller to be the first production financed and produced by Leomax Entertainment, according to Variety. Shooting on the French-Canadian co-production begins Oct. 22 in Saskatchewan. The pic marks the English-language debut of French director Gilles Paquet-Brenner, who previously directed “Gomez and Tavares” and “Les jolies choses.” Paquet-Brenner scripted. Based on Serge Broselot’s bestselling French novel “Les Emmeures,” pic casts Barton as a demolition company rep who supervises the razing of a mysterious building and discovers horrifying secrets and past inhabitants entombed within its walls by a vicious murderer.

Source: Variety