Feature Film in Development

Crime/Drama | 120 Mins


Sleep is a feature film currently in development. It will be directed by Joseph Russell and shot in and around Melbourne, Australia. For casting calls please follow the film on Facebook below.


After the death of his father and a failed marriage, gifted hypnotist Alex St Paul is directionless, depressed and drinking heavily. His best friend Marlin is a pickup artist and master manipulator, who involves Alex unwittingly in a crime that could see them both do jail time. When Alex meets the philanthropic Bonnie, his outlook changes and his friendship with Marlin is tested.


Written and Directed by Joseph Russell
Cinematography by Matthew Scott


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