BUCHAREST: Directed by Daniel Barber and starring Sam Worthington, this Civil War drama began shooting in June and is expected to wrap this week. Romania's MediaPro Studios is providing facilities.
Shooting took place 150 km outside Bucharest, in Argeş county. Worthington plays a soldier who deserts from the Union army and meets two Southern sisters played by Hailee Steinfeld (True Grit) and Brit Marling (Another Earth), who are defending their farm from Yankees.
Several Romanian actors play supporting roles. Central Casting Romania organized extras. Julia Hart wrote the script and Martin Ruhe is DoP. The film was shot entirely in Romania.
The Keeping Room an independent production between US companies Gilbert Films , Wind Dancer Productions and Anonymous Content. The premiere is set for 2014.
CreditsDirector: Daniel BarberScript: Julia HartDoP: Martin RuheCast: Sam Worthington Hailee Steinfeld Brit Marling Amy Nuttall Ned Dennehey