Brian Trenchard-Smith’s sci-fi/action/thriller Arctic Blast will premiere at the Possible Worlds Canadian Film Festival in Sydney on August 4.
The film is an Australian-Canadian co-production shot in Tasmania. The executive producer is Antony I. Ginnane, whose distribution venture IFM/Filmways is set to release the film in Australia/New Zealand.
The other executive producers are Tom Berry (Montreal-based Premiere Bobine) and Pierre David (Imagination Worldwide)
In Arctic Blast, a solar eclipse sends a colossal blast of super-chilled air towards the earth, setting off a catastrophic chain of events that threatens to engulf the world in ice. As Coastal Australia undergoes mass evacuation, physicist Jack Tate races to find a solution while protecting his family.
The Possible Worlds festival will take place August 2-8 in Sydney.