THE CATASTROPHIST IS AN EPIC LOVE STORY THAT FOREVER CHANGES THE LIVES OF THE TWO MAIN CHARACTERS – JAMES AND INES –who struggle with their relationship and beliefs, both professional and personal, as the world around them erupts into violence. Set against the turmoil of the Belgian Congo in 1960, ‘The Catastrophist’ is reminiscent of films such as The Year of Living Dangerously, The Constant Gardener and Last King of Scotland.
Director: Nick Broomfield (Battle for Haditha)
Writer: Ronan Bennett
Starring: Dan Stevens, Freida Pinto, John C. Reilly
Producers: Sarah Curtis, Christine Haebler, and Trish Dolman
In Development: The BBC