Emile Hirsch To Star In & Make Screenwriting Debut With Rock-Climbing Thriller ‘In Tandem’
Emile Hirsch is making his screenwriting debut with a rock climbing thriller titled In Tandem, which he will also star in. He is teaming up with Oscar-winning director Jimmy Chin (Free Solo) who will be an executive producer. The film is inspired by the 2017 documentary The Dawn Wall.
The adventure film centers on,
“two former high school pals who reconnect at a rock-climbing gym. They decide to climb a real mountain together, despite the fact that they lack any real-world climbing experience. While dangling off the side of a cliff, their past conflicts begin to emerge, though they are forced to rely on one another to survive.”
Hirsch’s script has been optioned by LA-based content creation company, Hirsch Giovanni Entertainment and Darius Shahmir (Midnight Special) will also produce the feature.