Milla Jovovich is set to star in the action-thriller movie “Breathe”. Jennifer Hudson, Sam Worthington, Quvenzhané Wallis, Common, and others. Stefon Bristol directs from a Black List screenplay written by Doug Simon.
The movie, described as an “edge-of-your-seat survival thriller”, is expected to begin principal photography in Pennsylvania this summer.
“Breathe” follows a mother named Maya (Hudson) and her daughter (Wallis) who are forced to live underground after Earth is made uninhabitable due to a lack of oxygen. Only short trips to the surface are made possible by a state-of-art oxygen suit made by Maya’s husband Darius (Common), whom she presumes to be dead.
When a mysterious couple arrives claiming to know Darius and his fate, Maya tentatively agrees to let them into their bunker but are they all they appear to be?
“Breathe” is the second feature from Bristol, who previously collaborated with Spike Lee on his debut feature “See You Yesterday”, which premiered at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival and earned him a nomination for Best First Feature at the 2020 Independent Spirit Awards.