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Toronto: Sally Potter Prepping Brexit-Inspired Comedy 'Alba'

Toronto: Sally Potter Prepping Brexit-Inspired Comedy 'Alba'

British auteur Sally Potter is at work on Alba, a Brexit-inspired comedy to be shopped to potential co-production partners at the Toronto International Film Festival.

The $4.6 million indie from Adventure Pictures, the production shingle led by Potter and Christopher Sheppard, will be part of the International Financing Forum at Tiff.

Alba is about a family, on an expedition to scatter the ashes of an archaeologist, who battle survivor guilt and sibling rivalries. As they pitch camp at one of the archaeologist's sites, buried tensions surface, a debate over English identity is unleashed and arguments escalate into a pitched battle ...

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