Timur Bekmambetov, the producer of searching and director of films including Night watch, Day watch, Wanted other Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter, returns to the world of “ScreenLife” with his new thriller Profiles, which has been acquired by Focus Features.
Focus will be released Profiles in theaters in may 14, Deadline reports today.
The subgenre “Screenlife” refers to films, such as searching and horror movies Hostile other Host, which are developed entirely on the computer screens of the main characters.
“Profiles follows an undercover British journalist in her quest to bait and expose a terrorist recruiter via social media, as she tries not to be sucked into her recruiter and tempted to become a militant extremist herself. “
Valene Kane (Rogue one) Y Shazad latif (Star Trek: Discovery), and the deadline notes that the film is “inspired by the 2015 non-fiction bestseller In the shoes of a jihadist. “
Britt Poulton wrote the script with Bekmambetov and Olga Kharina.