Sebastian Pearson (Snatch, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels)
Screen: Carnaby launches Middle East-set sci-fi 'The Shrine’
A sci-fi thriller of epic proportions. When a US drone strikes a rebel convey, a blackout engulfs the Syrian-Turkish border. Lurking in the darkness is a murderous, alien creature – Shytan (the Turkish word for ‘Satan’).
According to legend, when fire from the sky releases Shytan, it is a sign that the end of days has begun. Hearing this tale, the US Marines and Turkish Military team up to stop the impending doom. Amongst them is the attractive Lieutenant Price and his eager female Marines – determined to prove they are as tough as their male counterparts. What both militaries learn is that faith and beliefs must be cast aside in order to survive and in the end of time humanity is stronger united.