LONDON — Variety has been given exclusive access to the trailer for Kai Barry’s spy thriller “Newcomer,” which has been selected to open the U.K.’s Raindance Film Festival.
The film, which stars James Floyd (“My Brother the Devil”), Anthony LaPaglia (“Without a Trace”) and Noemie Merlant, centers on Alex, the newest member of a special ops team working for the U.S. government. When his first mission goes disastrously wrong, his bosses think he has betrayed them. He is forced to go on the run, and try to find out what really happened.
The producer is Srdjan Stakic and the executive producer is Brian Kavanaugh-Jones. The cinematographer is Erol Zubcevic. Content Media is handling international sales rights on the movie.
Raindance runs from Sept. 23-Oct. 4.