From Cannes, we receive word from one of our editors who attended a market screening of Irish director Shimmy Marcus’ film Headrush starring Steven Berkoff and the Fun Lovin’ Criminals’ Huey Morgan:
The advertising campaign is plugging U2 as contributing songs to soundtrack. The film opens with Alex Descends Into Hell and Your Blue Room follows shortly after. It is about two guys who are down on their luck and become involved in trafficking drugs from Amsterdam. BP Fallon has this bizarre roll as a kind of mystical drug guru, installed in the nude in ‘the womb’ which is a hollowed out egg suspended from the ceiling, in an equally strange pink room.