Spierig’s, Beresford, Jordan Get Funding

Screen Australia has announced their latest round of funding with three upcoming feature projects scoring their backing reports Variety:

“Daybreakers” writer/directors Michael and Peter Spierig’s next will be “Jungle”. The film is based on the true story of Yossi Ghinsberg who got lost in the Bolivian jungle where he had to fight to survive.

Bruce Beresford’s next project will be “The Fortunes of Richard Mahoney” based on a script by Chris Anastassiades and Andy Cos. The story deals with a troubled marriage.

Finally, Gregor Jordan (“Two Hands”, “Ned Kelly”) is helming while Bryan Brown is producing “Five Spice,” a love story set in the Chinese food industry.