Distributed by Rezo Films, Ivan Kavanagh new film NEVER GROW OLD, a co-production between Ireland (Ripple World Pictures), Luxembourg (Iris Productions), Belgium (Iris Films) and France (Rezo Productions), is now released in French theaters.
An undertaker profits when outlaws take over an American frontier town on the California Trail, but his family comes under threat as the death toll rises. Set in the harsh American frontier landscape of 1849 the film is about greed and its consequences. It is a Faustian tale of outsider Patrick Tate who lives with his young family on the outskirts of a relatively peaceful frontier town until outlaws take over and kill all those who challenge them.
Patrick plays a dangerous game befriending and profiting from the outlaws mayhem and it is only a matter of time before he must protect his own from the bloodshed.
Written and directed by Ivan Kavanagh, with Emile Hirsch, John Cusack and Déborah François, NEVER GROW OLD is a co-production between Ripple World Pictures, Iris Productions, Iris Films and Rezo Productions, in association with Saban Films, Quickfire Films, Broadcasting Authority of Ireland and RTÉ, with the participation of Canal +, Ciné +, VOO & BeTV, Shelter Prod and the Tax Shelter du Gouvernement Fédéral de Belgique and the support of Fis Eireann Screen Ireland, Film Fund Luxembourg, Eurimages and Creative Europe Media. International sales are handled by Metro International Entertainment.