Director Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump, Back to the future) found a villain for his new drama – he was a German actor Falk Hensel (series “Legends of tomorrow”, “Flash”). Singer Janelle Monet, Leslie Mann and Steve Carell are already “on Board” of the project. The working title of the film – “Marwencol” (Marwencol).
The project is based on the eponymous documentary film of 2010, telling about the man who was badly beaten by the bullies – to the memory loss. After he was released from the hospital, he was in his yard to build a model of the city during the second world war, inhabited by characters like his friends and relatives. It helps him to recover from injuries and to remember certain events and facts. To produce the movie are Steve Starkey, Jack Rapke, Cherilyn Martin himself Zemeckis. The Executive producer will be Jeff Malmberg, who supervised the filming of that documentary in 2010.