Washington (ANI): Nicolas Cage will reunite with director Dominic Sena for the supernatural thriller Season of the Witch for Relativity Media. The story of the film revolves around the journey of 14th century knights transporting a girl suspected of being the witch responsible for spreading the Black Plague. Bragi Schut Jr. penned the screenplay of the film, which had been in development at Columbia Pictures, reports Variety.
It will be produced by Atlas Entertainment's Charles Roven and Alex Gartner. Production is slated to begin in early November in Austria and Hungary. Season of the Witch marks the second collaboration between Atlas and Ryan Kavanaugh's Relativity. Earlier, Cage worked with Sena on Gone in Sixty Seconds.
Story first published: Monday, September 22, 2008, 18:04 [IST]