BREAKING FILM NEWS

Friday, March 23, 2018

"The Earthquake Bird"



Netflix will partner with Ridley Scott's Scott Free Productions, to adapt author Susanna Jones' Tokyo-set female-driven 'noir' thriller "The Earthquake Bird" (2001) for director Wash Westmoreland ("Still Alice"), starring Alicia Vikander ("Tomb Raider") and Riley Keough:


"... in a Tokyo police station, 34 year old 'Lucy Fly' is questioned over the murder of her friend 'Lily Bridges'. 



"Lucy has been in Tokyo ten years and is fluent in Japanese and employed in translating manuals into English. She is evasive in her answers to the police but recounts what led to her current situation including her estrangement from her family back in England, her relationship with photographer 'Teiji and the recent arrival of 'Lily', who like Lucy comes from East Yorkshire..."...



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