Duo plan day-and-date release in theaters and on pay TV platforms
FilmFlex. “Route Irish,” which was scripted by long-time Loach partner Paul Laverty, preemed in competish at the Cannes Film Festival in May. The pic, described by one reviewer as a ” ‘Death Wish’ for the anti-war movement,” follows a former British special ops soldier, played by Mark Womack, as he tries to unravel how a friend was killed in Iraq, while working as a private-security contractor along a notoriously dangerous stretch of road near Baghdad.
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