Casting the teaser for "Flowers Don't Grow in England" a feature-length screenplay. Synopsis: A collision of two worlds: three cousins are navigating through the rough hoods of East London and a mother doing her best to keep her only son on the proper path. For three cousins - Chloe, Vera and Autumn - life has not always dealt them a right hand but the one constant that has remained with them since childhood is the impenetrable bond that they share. Abandoned by each of their parents they've been raised by their elderly aunt Auntie. At a young age, when a late night visit by Autumn's junkie father results in his tragic death the girls must look to each other for strength and become in many ways a mother, a cousin, sister and father to each other. A fateful night that leaves each of them with the only family that they have.
When one of them is attacked Chloe, Autumn and Vera discover how viciously they fight when someone attempts to break their bond. Killing a man with their bare hands becomes a new found talent. A talent that does not go unnoticed by one of East London's most notorious gangsters. Recruited to murder they become a ruthless trio. They're good at what they do but even more so, they enjoy it. But when a routine hit goes wrong, one loss will intertwine the world of Chloe. Vera and Autumn with Rose. The impermeable bond that holds Chloe, Vera and Autumn together will now be tested. Everything that Rose has stood for and once believed will now be questioned. Four women - challenging the depths of love the loyalty of family and the boundaries of trust.
Writer, Director: Tea Britt.
Casting Dates: Based on Submissions
Call Back Dates: TBD
Table Read/Rehersals: TBD, July, 2019. At Untangled Studios, in Baltimore MD
Shoot Dates: 8/2, 8/3
Location: Baltimore. MD.
Additional Instructions: All cast must speak with an english accent, preferably cockney. Scenes have been pulled from the full script to create an extended teaser, which production plans to submit to festivals and use to attract funding to complete the feature-length project. Must sign NDA for the project if selected. Please provide video reels, Initial reading will be through video. All cast must be available to film Aug. 2-3. Cast must be available the month of July for the table read and rehearsals. Note: Travel will not be paid for table read and rehearsals. Travel and pay for principal photography only.