UPDATE: The official Trailer for Echo 8 starring Maria Tran, Takashi Hara and David Vuong is here! Visit our Instagram page for a chance to win tickets to a special screening of the film this Saturday, August 26th in Glendale, CA.
Synopsis: A highly trained assassin flashes between a nightmarish dream and her reality at a secret underground organization. When her latest mission involves killing a grieving mother, she discovers her target is closer to home than she realizes—much closer.
Echo 8 is Australia’s female-led independent action movie with women prominent in front and behind the camera as well the fight choreography. The movie was made a month before COVID started and was shot in only 14 days with literally ‘no-budget’. The limited budget of 10,000 AUD ($7,500 US) went to equipment, props & costumes. The all Asian-Australian cast and crew were all volunteers & from the local Western Sydney community.
The film also stars Mike Leeder, Gabrielle Chan, Michael Quan, Eliza Nguyen, Felino Delloso, Joe June and Damien Sato.
Look out for Echo 8 to be release sometime in 2023. Show your support and donate to the Echo 8 Indiegogo Campaign!
SOURCE: Echo 8 Official Facebook
Maria Tran (Tracer aka Truy Sat) is set to make her directorial debut alongside Takashi Hara on the independent action thriller Echo 8 via Tran’s own Phoenix Eye productions.
Principal photography is scheduled to start in Western Sydney, Australia this January. Tran also takes the lead alongside Takashi Hara and David Vuong.