produced in association with Rosetta Productions and Braw Films
director: Jim Loach
screenwriter: Jenni Fagan
producers: Alysia Maciejowska & Lindsay McGee
exec producer: Camilla Bray
Adapted for the screen by Jenni Fagan from her internationally celebrated novel of the same name.
In the state care system since birth, Anaïs Hendriks (15) is fiercely intelligent, witty, violent and on the brink of losing her mind. Accused of half-killing a policewoman, she’s transferred to the Panopticon, a unit for criminalised teens, where she unexpectedly bonds with the tribe of forgotten youngsters inside.
The Panopticon is a selected project in the following markets:
January 2019 – Rotterdam – IFFR Cinemart
February 2019 – Berlin – EFM Junior Entertainment Talent Slate
September 2019 – New York – IFP Project Forum
October 2019 – London – Production Finance Market