Produced by Cinematic Inc / Directed by Aku Louhimies / Screenplay by Mika Karttunen & Antti J. Jokinen and Jari Olavi Rantala / Release year: 2021 / Distributor: SF Studios / Sales: Picture Tree International (SF Studios)
Cinematic is producing a new action thriller series OMERTA starting with a feature film Omerta 6/12 and a TV series for C More based on the bestselling novel 6/12 by the Finnish author Ilkka Remes. The Film and TV series are directed by acclaimed Aku Louhimies.
The story is about a secret unit called “Omerta”, the top European special forces. It begins as a hostage thriller, where a Serbian terrorist group executes a coordinated attack on the presidential reception ball on the Finnish Independence Day – December 6th. The events will take place in Helsinki, Brussels and Minsk. The main character in film and TV series is Max Tanner, an Omerta agent operating from the Finnish special forces department. He will be played by Jasper Pääkkönen, alongside international cast including a Swedish female lead. Omerta 6/12 is in production and will be released late fall of 2021. Nordic distribution and international sales are by SF Studios.