THE 15:17 TO PARIS: THE TRUE STORY OF THREE HERO
German Release Date: 19. April 2018
With "The 15:17 to Paris" Clint Eastwood presents a captivating story of three brave men who became heroes in a high-speed train. The special: the three heroes Anthony Sadler, Alek Skarlatos and Spencer Stone play themselves.
In the early evening of August 21, 2015, viewers around the world stared at their screens as news spread that a terrorist attack had been thwarted on the Thalys train nr. 9364 to Paris - three brave young Americans on a trip through Europe had prevented it. The film tells the story of the friends' lives, the problems of their childhood, their long journey to a settled existence and the series of coincidences that led to the attack. In the extreme stress situation, the friendship wavers - and that's what ultimatively turns out to be their most effective defense in saving the lives of over 500 people on board.
In addition to the hero trio Anthony Sadler, the Oregon National Guardsman Alek Skarlatos and U.S. Air Force Airman First Class Spencer Stone, Jenna Fisher ("The Office"), Judy Greer ("Planet of the Apes: Survival"), Ray Corasani ("The Long Road Home"), play additional roles. Clint Eastwood stages Dorothy Blyskal's screenplay based on the book by Anthony Sadler, Alek Skarlatos, Spencer Stone and Jeffrey E. Stern.
CONNI & CO 2 will be shoot until 22th August 2017 on 34 days in Berlin, Brandenburg and Marburg (Hessen). The release is 20th April 2017 in german cinemas. The first part of the children's film adaptation CONNI & CO started on 18th August 2016 in cinemas. VIA BERLIN did set publicity here as well.