Annapurna & VICE Team for Ana Lily Amirpour's 'The Bad Batch'

January 7, 2015
Source: The Wrap

Ana Lily Amirpour

After making an acclaimed feature directorial debut with A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, filmmaker Ana Lily Amirpour is teaming up with some heavy hitters for her next project. The Wrap reports Megan Ellison's Annapurna Pictures (responsible for Zero Dark Thirty, Her and more) is teaming up with the provocative news and documentary outlet Vice to produce The Bad Batch. Plot details are kept under wraps for the time being, but the project is described as being a dystopian love story set in a Texas wasteland. Considering what Amirpour did with vampires in her debut, this already sounds promising.

Eddy Moretti, an executive producer at Vice says, "Ana Lily is a force of cinematic nature. She inhabits that special place where the pop sensibility of the movies meets the deep sensuality of film art. It’s a tricky thing to pull off – creating this kind of wildly entertaining visionary cinema – but Ana Lily is powerful, so she can pull it off. I’m thrilled and honored to help bring The Bad Batch to life with my friends at Annapurna. This is going to be a lot of fun.” It's certainly fantastic to have another great female eye get behind the camera, and we can't wait to see what Amirpour does with her career. Stay tuned for more.

Find more posts: Development, Movie News

Discover more around the web:

Reader Feedback - 1 Comment


What a team! VICE has been hitting balls out of the park for the last couple years!

DAVIDPD on Jan 8, 2015

Sorry, new comments are no longer allowed.




Alex's Top 10 - 2019
1. Parasite
2. Last Black Man SF
3. The Lighthouse
4. Marriage Story
5. The Specials
6. Blinded by Light
7. Long Shot
8. Uncut Gems
9. For Sama
10. A Beautiful Day
Click Here for Thoughts

Adam's Top 10 - 2019
1. Parasite
2. Once Upon a Time
3. Avengers: Endgame
4. The Farewell
5. Knives Out
6. Rise of Skywalker
7. Peanut Butter Falcon
8. Little Women
9. 1917
10. The Irishman
Click Here for Thoughts


Subscribe to our feed or daily newsletter:
Follow Alex's main profile on twitter:
For the latest posts only, follow this acct:

Add FS to your Feedly updates: click here