Directed By: David Zayas
Triumphant Pictures presents 1013, directed by David Zayas. Zayas, known for his work on Showtime’s “Dexter,” takes on a new project set in the gritty streets of New York in the early 90s.
Written By: David Zayas
In addition to directing, David Zayas wrote the screenplay for 1013. The story takes place during the Giuliani era in New York City, exploring the corruption and power struggles within the NYPD.
Produced By: Cecil Chambers, Gabriel Francisco, Rafael Francisco
Cecil Chambers, Gabriel Francisco, and Rafael Francisco are producing 1013. Together, they bring a wealth of experience and expertise to the project, ensuring that the film will be a captivating one.
Executive Producer: Saleem Elmasri, David Zayas
Saleem Elmasri and David Zayas serve as executive producers for 1013. Elmasri is known for his work on The Birth of a Nation and Get Out, while Zayas has an extensive career in both acting and directing.
Corruption and Power Struggle in NYPD
1013 explores the internal war in the NYPD between those trying to root out corruption and those trying to preserve it. The film delves into the power struggles that take place within law enforcement agencies and the impact they have on the community.
The film is set in the early 1990s, during the Giuliani era in New York City. This time period was marked by a significant decrease in crime rates but also a rise in police brutality and corruption. The film will transport audiences back to this tumultuous time in the city’s history.
The Most Corrupt Detective in the NYPD
The plot of 1013 centers around Dave Harris, the most corrupt detective in the NYPD. When Internal Affairs plants an informant in the 16th precinct to investigate Harris, they discover he will stop at nothing to protect his illicit business. The film follows the tense and thrilling cat-and-mouse game between Harris and the NYPD’s Internal Affairs team. Audiences can expect stunning visuals and expertly-crafted cinematography to accompany this edge-of-your-seat story.
1013 boasts an impressive cast, including Mehki Phifer, Marisa Tomei, Famke Janssen, and Mel Gibson. Phifer is known for his roles in 8 Mile and “ER,” while Tomei won an Academy Award for her performance in My Cousin Vinny. Janssen has appeared in the X-Men series and Taken, and Gibson is a veteran actor known for his work in Lethal Weapon and Braveheart.
Atlanta and New York
1013 will be shot on location in both Atlanta and New York. The film’s setting in early 90s New York City will be brought to life through authentic and immersive locations.
1013 has a budget of a whopping $7.4M, ensuring that the film will have the resources needed to bring the story to life in the most impactful way possible.
1013 promises to be a thrilling and thought-provoking film exploring the corruption and power struggles within law enforcement agencies in the early 90s. With an all-star cast and an expert team behind the scenes, audiences can expect a cinematic experience like no other. Stay tuned for more updates on this exciting project from Triumphant Pictures.