Prominent among them is “Go Karts,” a family film about a boy who must overcome difficulties, including his own recklessness, to win a kart championship. The film is directed by Owen Trevor (“Top Gear”) from a script by Steve Worland (“Paper Planes”) and starts production the first half of 2018.
Production is by Jamie Hilton (“Breath”) and Sonia Borella for See Pictures. Executive producers are Joel Pearlman, Michael Pontin, Berry Meyerowitz and Jeff Sackman. Roadshow Films will handle distribution in Australia and New Zealand. International sales are by Aqute Media.
The film has funding support of the Western Australian Regional Film Fund (Warff) through Screenwest, and received major production investment from Screen Australia and Screenwest in association with Create Nsw and Spectrum Films.
Screen Australia, Screenwest and Create Nsw, have also come