12 February 2013 1:54 PM, PST | IF.com.au | See recent IF.com.au news »

This article first appeared in If Magazine Issue #150.

Troy Lum couldn.t have picked two more different features to mark the launch of his new production company: I, Frankenstein and Two Mothers. One, a reimaging of the classic horror tale; the other, a controversial story about two mothers who sleep with each other.s teenage sons.

Not so says Lum.

.Although those two films in isolation look really different to each other, they share some sort of commonality, which is the films have a real global potential. And there.s a certain scale that takes them beyond your sort of kitchen sink Australian movie and that.s kind of the aim..

Both films have notable cast (Aaron Eckhart in I, Frankenstein and Naomi Watts and Robin Wright in Two Mothers) and scale. In the case of I, Frankenstein, that scale amounts to a $50 million budget. But while few Australian production »

- Brendan Swift

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