Out of Blue will receive a cinema release in the UK and Ireland on 22nd March 2018 through Picturehouse Entertainment.
The new arrives following the film’s world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival 2018. Out of Blue is directed by British filmmaker Carol Morley (Dreams Of A Life, The Falling) and based on Martin Amis’s 1997 novel Night Train.
Produced by Luc Roeg (We Need To Talk About Kevin, Mr Nice, Spider), Cairo Cannon (The Falling, Dreams Of A Life) and Maggie Monteith (Kaleidoscope, Searching For Sugarman), Out of Blue had it’s UK premiere over the weekend at the BFI London Film Festival.
The film stars Patricia Clarkson (Sharp Objects), James Caan (The Godfather), Jacki Weaver (Silver Linings Playbook) and Toby Jones (Christopher Robin). It was developed with the support of the BFI and BBC Films.
When homicide detective Mike Hoolihan (Patricia Clarkson) is called to investigate the murder of a leading astrophysicist in New Orleans, she is confronted by a mystery that begins to affect her in ways she had never expected.
As the investigation deepens, a darker world is slowly revealed and she must use all her skills and experience to piece together fragments of a wider conspiracy that lies behind the murder.
BFI (awarding National Lottery funding), BBC Films, Dignity Film Finance and Ellenglaze Films, Electric Shadow, Lipsync and Wellcome Trust finance the film.