The Cup of Tears, an online short/trailer by director and illustrator, Gary Shore, is set to become feature, with Nathan Parker (Moon) on board to write the script. The Irish Times have reported that the budget is currently estimated at 58 million euro.
Gary, a successful commercial and music video director, has created work for the likes of Adidas, EMI, Warner Brothers, Vogue and Nokia, after graduating from the National Film School, Dublin in 2006.
The Cup of Tears will be Gary’s first feature and he hopes to begin production next year. The film deal is with Working Title and Anonymous Content producing and Universal distributing. To view the trailer visit www.garyshore.com