“Romper Stomper” director Geoffrey Wright will direct “Nightfall,” a sci-fi thriller for U.K. shingle Spice Factory and Aussie shingle Mushroom Pictures.
Pic is about a group of backpackers terrorized by an alien. It was developed by Mushroom Pictures, also co-producer of “Chopper.”
Martin Fabinyi, Michael Cowan and Jason Piette will produce the pic. Gary Hamilton and Michael Gudinski are exec producing.
Arclight’s genre division, Darclight Films, is handling international sales.