Such is the grand scale and original texture of The Drowner that it is a fable of European ambitions in an alien landscape, a magnificently sustained metaphor of water as the life and death force and, above all, an intimate and ambitious portrayal of haunting sensuality and of the essence of the differences between men and women.
Fred Schepisi Has Signed! 10th October 2012
Although Fred has been working with writer John Collee for several months, he has now officially signed his contract to direct The Drowner! Signing a director is about the biggest step forward a film can take, and once script revisions are finalised, we'll be straight into casting!