Cohen Media Group has acquired U.S. distribution rights to Drake Doremus’ , which premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.
It is slated for a late 2013 theatrical release.
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The film follows a family in a small upstate New York town whose world is turned upside down with the arrival of a British exchange student.
Felicity Jones, who also starred in Doremus’ Sundance 2011 Grand Jury Prize-winning film plays the 18-year-old British student, who catches the eye of the patriarch of her host family, played by Guy Pearce. Amy Ryan stars as the wife of Pearce’s character.
Jonathan Schwartz and Andrea Sperling of Super Crispy Entertainment produced, along with Steven Rales and Mark Roybal of Indian Paintbrush, which also financed the film.
was the third of Doremus’ films to play at the Sundance Film Festival. His previous film starring Jones, Jennifer Lawrence and Anton Yelchin won the Grand Jury Prize in 2011, and his film competed at in the dramatic competition in 2010.