[Feature Film starring Emily Rae of TV's LOST and The Office; and Lesley
Staples from Disney's Calendar Girls and
BBC's Coronation Street]
In this epic tale of betrayal and self-discovery, an ex-fighter pilot
and his daughter struggle to find out who's
trying to destroy him and keep them apart.
Currently in post production.
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After a tragic mishap over the South
China Sea leaves one man dead and another
injured, a fighter pilot quits the Navy
to be with his family. Just as their life
seems its best, tragedy strikes, dragging
his 7 year old daughter into a delusional fantasy world
and him to the bottom of the bottle.
Fifteen years later his past catches
up to them when a botched attempt on his
life leaves him in a coma, and his now grown
daughter has to uncover who's trying to
kill her dad.
The award winning filmmaking team Fandango
Pictures and award winning writer/director
Ram Hernandez bring you Phoenix Falling,
a family epic with a touch of magic realism.
Phoenix Falling is based on the award winning
screenplay The Blue Light, which garnered
the coveted GAIA award at the 2006 Moondance
International Film Festival in Hollywood.
Filmed on location throughout Florida
and some parts of Southern California. Florida
locations: The Redlands, North Lauderdale,
Central Florida/Lake Okeechobee, Palm Beach,
Greater Miami, The Florida Keys. Sporting
a cast of 80.
Trivia - The film's exciting fighter
jet prologue is being
released as a short film here.
This film stars Emily Rae;
she plays "young Kate" in LOST
and "Rebecca Prince" in The Office.
Lesley Staples was one of Disney's Calendar
Girls, Derek Latta is a veteran commercial
actor. Stephanie Greco is now making her
mark in LA.
Emily Rae Derek Latta