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BENEATH A SCARLET SKY soon to be film!
Film , News / August 16, 2017

Lake Union Publishing’s Beneath A Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan have been acquired by Pascal Pictures, with Spider-Man: Homecoming star Tom Holland attached to play the lead! Based on the true story of a forgotten hero, Beneath A Scarlet Sky is the triumphant, epic tale of one young man’s incredible courage and resilience during one of history’s darkest hours. It follows 17-year-old, real-life hero Pino Lella as he guides hunted Jews out of northern Italy over the rugged winter Alps into Switzerland. The saga continues when Pino is then recruited to become a spy for the Italian Resistance. Working undercover as a driver for a mysterious and powerful Nazi general, Pino gains access deep inside the German High Command but also witnesses the atrocities of the war firsthand. When he first heard snippets of Pino Lella’s story at a dinner party more than 11 years ago, Mark Sullivan was unable to shake the image of an Italian teenager leading refugees to safety across perilous mountain ridges, and he became determined to tell the tale of this anonymous, unsung hero. Sullivan spent weeks in Italy with Pino, listening to the 79-year-old recount in painstaking detail the most fraught and eventful years…

Beguiled Giveaway
Book Club , Film / June 23, 2017

Fresh Fiction has 10 reserved seats at an early screening of THE BEGUILED at the Angelika Film Centre / Mockingbird Station, Dallas on June 27th at 7:00 pm SYNOPSIS: Cpl. John McBurney is an injured Union soldier who finds himself on the run as a deserter during the Civil War. He seeks refuge at an all-female Southern boarding school where the teachers and students seem more than willing to help. Soon, sexual tensions lead to dangerous rivalries as the women tend to his wounded leg while offering him comfort and companionship. See the trailer for Beguiled Seats are reserved through us, you must sign up with us on Eventbrite to have your name on the list. When you check-in in front of the theater you just give your name. Check-in starts at 6:30, don’t be late! But if you can’t make it to Dallas for the screening, to help you wile away your time until Beguiled comes to your town, enter the sweepstakes to win! (US address only, sorry!)