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Aisha Tyler To Direct ‘Silent John’ Feature For Hidden Empire Film Group

Aisha Tyler To Direct ‘Silent John’ Feature For Hidden Empire Film Group

Exclusive: Aisha Tyler is set to direct Silent John, a socially conscious psychological thriller that explores the unholy fanaticism of a man lost in the chasm between faith, the church, and madness. Hidden Empire Film Group is producing the film, which will begin shooting in Summer 2021 and will take place in County Galway, Ireland.

Written by Emmett Hughes, who wrote the drama-thriller Axis, which was directed by Tyler, penned the screenplay for Saint John.

In the film, a young couple comes to stay at a rustic B&b in Ireland in the weeks before their first child is born. At first charmed by their Irish host, they soon discover he and his mute groundskeeper share a viciously harrowing secret. Soon they cannot discern friend from foe, and their dream getaway becomes a nightmare they cannot escape. Fueled by the historic abuses of the Catholic church against unwed mothers, this socially

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