Written by Amy Jump and Ben Wheatley and produced by Andy Starke of Rook Films, Free Fire boasts an all-star cast featuring Sharlto Copley, Armie Hammer, Brie Larson, Cillian Murphy, Jack Reynor, Babou Ceesay, Enzo Cilenti, Sam Riley, Michael Smiley and Noah Taylor.
Justine (Brie Larson) has brokered a meeting in a deserted warehouse between two Irishmen (Cillian Murphy, Michael Smiley) and a gang led by Vernon (Sharlto Copley) and Ord (Armie Hammer) who are selling them a stash of guns. But when shots are fired in the handover, a heart stopping game of survival ensues.
Funded by the BFI and Film4 with Martin Scorsese serving as executive producer, Free Fire will open nationwide across the UK on 31st March 2017.
The film will receive its European Premiere at the 60th BFI London Film Festival on Sunday 16th October.