PROJECT IS TO PRODUCE A PILOT FEATURE FILM
WITH FOUR SEQUEL MINI-SERIES EPISODES FOR TV
about a historical true story set during WWII.
War of Lions" script is edited in five lengths: 90-min., 135 min., 180 min., 225 min., and 270 minutes. A
historical novel based on
a true story about family, friends, and WWII in Poland and Italy.
Each page of the screenplay will be depicted as a scene-by-scene graphic novel for the director and
cast. The artwork will be renderings from vintage photography by protagonists and the Perantoni
family. < Some of the photos can be seen HERE. > Copies of the graphic novel will also be given out as one of our various
rewards for Kickstarter's backer-support.
"The War of Lions" centers on the lives of civilians during WWII
interaction with Germany's occupation soldiers.
— Then, with their Polish
friends as Italy's liberators.
— Last, with Polish liberators after their betrayal.
REVIEWER COMMENTS: "Civilian protagonists presented
real and tangible" - "Nazis outwitted by guile and fearlessness." "Accessible and unique."
- "Cunning and tenacity of the main protagonists." - "Compelling story about family life in wartime."
"A unique perspective to view the WWII era."
"Wit and courage during Nazi occupation."
Events about civilian life before, during, and after WWII can
provide a broader comprehension of the 20th century, lifting veils perpetuated
by military and political history.
REVIEWER COMMENTS: "A fresh view of WWII." - "Perspective
never seen before" - "Story that needs to be told" - "Focuses on civilians" [and their Lwów
friends in Polish uniforms] - "A breath
of fresh air regarding most WWII stories" - "Fantastic originality"
"Original and not what we have typically seen of WWII."
"Intriguing and unique."