Bloom, Byrne, Paxton roles made in 'Haven', Variety (US), November 5, 2003
Flowers will make feature directing debut from his own script,
By DANA HARRIS
Bill Paxton and Gabriel Byrne will star in "Haven," which is financed by El
Camino Pictures, the film financing company formed by Bob Yari with William
Frank E. Flowers will make his feature directing
debut from his own script, which takes place over the course of one weekend. In
"Haven," two shady businessmen flee to the Cayman Islands to avoid federal
prosecution. Their escape ignites a chain reaction that leads a British native
to commit a crime that changes the country.
Rounding out the cast are
Victor Rasuk ("Raising Victor Vargas"), Joy Bryant ("Antwone Fisher") and
Anthony Mackie ("8 Mile").
Flowers wrote and directed the short film
"Swallow," which won the HBO short film award at the American Black Film
Producers are Robbie Brenner and Yari, with Bloom co-producing.
Executive producers are Aleen Keshishian and Kelli Konop.
El Camino also
financed "A Love Song for Bobby Long," which stars John Travolta and Scarlett
Johansson and will be distributed by Screen Gems, and "Sueno," starring John