You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Thesps lead the ‘Blind’

Edwards-helmed pic to begin in London in January

Ralph Fiennes and Donald Sutherland will star in “Land of the Blind,” produced by Jon Avnet.

The feature writing and directing bow of Bob Edwards, pic is about a prisoner who recounts his life as a soldier-turned-dissident and his role in the overthrow of his country’s totalitarian government.

Philippe Martinez will produce with Avnet. Marsha Oglesby is the executive producer.

Production is expected to begin in London in early January.

Martinez is the principal of Bauer Martinez. At the American Film Market, the shingle is repping films including “Dorian,” starring Ryan Philippe, and “Irish Jam,” starring Eddie Griffin.

Edwards was a Nicholls fellow and an intelligence officer in the Gulf War.

More Film

  • No Merchandising. Editorial Use Only. No

    Korea Box Office: ‘Black Panther’ Rules Holiday Weekend

    Ralph Fiennes and Donald Sutherland will star in “Land of the Blind,” produced by Jon Avnet. The feature writing and directing bow of Bob Edwards, pic is about a prisoner who recounts his life as a soldier-turned-dissident and his role in the overthrow of his country’s totalitarian government. Philippe Martinez will produce with Avnet. Marsha […]

  • IN DEN GÄNGEN (R: Thomas Stuber);

    Berlin: Music Box Buys U.S. Rights to Thomas Stuber's 'In the Aisles'

    Ralph Fiennes and Donald Sutherland will star in “Land of the Blind,” produced by Jon Avnet. The feature writing and directing bow of Bob Edwards, pic is about a prisoner who recounts his life as a soldier-turned-dissident and his role in the overthrow of his country’s totalitarian government. Philippe Martinez will produce with Avnet. Marsha […]

  • Italian Director Laura Bispuri on Motherhood,

    'Daughter of Mine' Director Laura Bispuri on Motherhood, Modernity and #MeToo

    Ralph Fiennes and Donald Sutherland will star in “Land of the Blind,” produced by Jon Avnet. The feature writing and directing bow of Bob Edwards, pic is about a prisoner who recounts his life as a soldier-turned-dissident and his role in the overthrow of his country’s totalitarian government. Philippe Martinez will produce with Avnet. Marsha […]

  • Berlinale -- 2018 --Luiz Bolognesi Talks

    Berlin: Luiz Bolognesi Talks ‘Ex-Shaman’

    Ralph Fiennes and Donald Sutherland will star in “Land of the Blind,” produced by Jon Avnet. The feature writing and directing bow of Bob Edwards, pic is about a prisoner who recounts his life as a soldier-turned-dissident and his role in the overthrow of his country’s totalitarian government. Philippe Martinez will produce with Avnet. Marsha […]

  • 'Blade Runner 2049,' 'Dunkirk,' 'Game of

    'Blade Runner 2049,' 'Dunkirk,' 'Game of Thrones' Win Golden Reel Awards for Sound Editing

    Ralph Fiennes and Donald Sutherland will star in “Land of the Blind,” produced by Jon Avnet. The feature writing and directing bow of Bob Edwards, pic is about a prisoner who recounts his life as a soldier-turned-dissident and his role in the overthrow of his country’s totalitarian government. Philippe Martinez will produce with Avnet. Marsha […]

  • Film Republic Notches Deals for “The

    Berlin: Film Republic Notches Deals for “The Line,” and “M/M” (EXCLUSIVE)

    Ralph Fiennes and Donald Sutherland will star in “Land of the Blind,” produced by Jon Avnet. The feature writing and directing bow of Bob Edwards, pic is about a prisoner who recounts his life as a soldier-turned-dissident and his role in the overthrow of his country’s totalitarian government. Philippe Martinez will produce with Avnet. Marsha […]

  • American Honey Kansas City

    Pulse Quickens Content Plans as Lars Knudsen Comes on Board (EXCLUSIVE)

    Ralph Fiennes and Donald Sutherland will star in “Land of the Blind,” produced by Jon Avnet. The feature writing and directing bow of Bob Edwards, pic is about a prisoner who recounts his life as a soldier-turned-dissident and his role in the overthrow of his country’s totalitarian government. Philippe Martinez will produce with Avnet. Marsha […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content