Andrew Poston’s spec script ‘The Dead Men’ has been acquired by Contento Film. The thriller follows an American in Colombia who becomes involved with a group that lives in an abandoned hospital with a troubled past. Kirk Sullivan is attached as director and Brad Furman and Aaron Ginsburg are on to produce. Source
THR Dead Men is the debut feature of Kirk Sullivan, who recently left his job as Joel Silver’s assistant to pursue his dream of being a director.
Production began this week in Columbia. Brad Furman is producing with Contento Films while Aaron Ginsberg exec produces.
The script, by Andrew Poston, centers on an American running from his past who is brought into a group of young underground radicals called The Dead Men, only to discover a centuries-old spiritual battle.