ZAGREB: Tomislav Mršić plans to shoot Cowboys, a comedic drama about eight people facing their lifetime opportunity to put on a theatre production, based on a popular Croatian play.
The project received a production grant of 370,000 Euro from the Croatian Audiovisual Center (www.havc.hr).
The film is produced by Suzana Pandek and the Croatian company Kabinet (www.kabinet.hr). Pandek told FNE that they are currentlydeciding on the participation of possible coproducers Art Rebel/Teleking (www.artrebel9.com) from Slovenia and Baš Čelik (www.bascelik.net) from Serbia.
The budget is 900,000 Euro.
The film will be shot at the begining of 2013. Mršić wrote the script and he will use the cast from Saša Anočić's stage play that inspired the film: Saša Anočoć, Zivko Anočić, Hrvoje Barišić, Radovan Ruždjak, Kruno Klabučar, Rakan Rushaidat, Ivana Rushaidat.
The premiere is set for Pula Film Festival in July 2013. The film will be distributed in Croatia by Blitz film i video (www.blitz-film.com).
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Director: Tomislav Mršić
Script: Tomislav Mršić
Cast: Saša Anočoć