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      • Chavez Ravine Drama No Agent Set Up 2017 Thriller Written by Jamie Vega Wheeler & Theresa Bral
        In 1950s Los Angeles, a 12-year-old girl works to unravel the mysteries surrounding her brother’s near death experience, amidst ancient superstitions and the corrupt political upturn of her Mexican American Chavez Ravine community.
        Market May 4, 2017    Sold November 1, 2017
        Producer Chris Ceccotti , Amy Baer
        Manager Eric Robinson (Gotham Group)
        Distributor Gidden Media
      • Greenland Action Black List Set Up 2017 Thriller 79.2 Written by Chris Sparling
        A disgraced father is determined to get his family to the place which, in four days, will be the only safe place left on Earth.
        Market March 17, 2017    Sold March 17, 2017
        Producer Basil Iwanyk
        Agent Charles Ferraro, Carolyn Sivitz (UTA)
        Manager Aaron Kaplan (Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment)
        Production Thunder Road Pictures
      • Cloud One Drama No Agent Sci-Fi Set Up 2017 Written by Goran Dukic
        Set decades in the future, several characters – both human and virtual – are forced to reconcile their existence and purpose in a world where the ubiquitous Cloud One app provides users with virtual friends.
        Market October 9, 2017    Sold October 9, 2017
        Director Goran Dukic
        Producer Ido Ostrowsky , Nora Grossman
        Manager Courtney Conwell, Britton Rizzio (Writ Large)
        Distributor Bristol Automotive
      • Rodney & Sheryl Black List Drama Set Up 2017 Written by Ian McAllister
        Based on the unbelievable true story of serial killer Rodney Alcala’s life and appearance on the popular 1970s game show THE DATING GAME. Despite being in the midst of a murdering spree at the time, Rodney went on to win the show and a date with the contestant.
        Market April 19, 2017    Sold May 17, 2017
        Producer Andrew Form, Brad Fuller, Michael Bay
        Agent Ida Ziniti, Rob Herting (CAA)
        Manager Andrew Deane, Stephen Crawford (Industry Entertainment)
        Studio Platinum Dunes
      • Decon Horror Set Up 2017 Written by Max Landis
        A young medical prodigy is pushed to the mental, physical, and emotional brink after joining an elite team of doctors that treat the rarest, most gruesome and dangerous illnesses on Earth.
        Market October 19, 2017    Sold October 26, 2017
        Agent Trevor Astbury, John Campisi, Joe Cohen (CAA)
        Manager Britton Rizzio (Writ Large)
        Production QC Entertainment
        Sales Agent Good Universe
        QC and Good Universe will produce and finance. Production scheduled for 2018.
      • Cold Country Drama Set Up 2017 Written by Micah Ranum
        A buck-hunting competition and unexpected pregnancy start a war between two families that envelopes an entire Minnesota town.
        Market October 11, 2017    Sold November 10, 2017
        Actor Bryan Unkeless
        Producer Scott Morgan
        Agent Greg Pedicin, Danny Toth (Gersh)
        Manager Jeremy Platt, Antonio D’Intino (Plattform)
        Distributor Clubhouse Pictures
      • King Richard Black List Drama Set Up 2018 85.6 Written by Zach Baylin
        The true story of Richard Williams, the hard-nosed and uncompromising father of tennis prodigies turned superstars, Venus and Serena Williams.
        Market December 7, 2018    Sold March 18, 2019
        Actor Will Smith
        Manager Zac Frognowski, Jeff Silver (Grandview)
        Agent Sue Carls, Jon Cassir, Praveen Pandian (CAA)
        Production Star Thrower Entertainment
        Studio Warner Brothers
        3-18-2019 - Per THR, the package sold for $50M in a bidding war with TriStar, Paramount, MRC, and the Obama's Netflix-based production label, Higher Ground. The reported amount includes the budget of the picture.

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      • Chavez Ravine Drama No Agent Set Up 2017 Thriller Written by Jamie Vega Wheeler & Theresa Bral
        24 hours ago
        In 1950s Los Angeles, a 12-year-old girl works to unravel the mysteries surrounding her brother’s near death experience, amidst ancient superstitions and the corrupt political upturn of her Mexican American Chavez Ravine community.
        Market May 4, 2017    Sold November 1, 2017
        Producer Chris Ceccotti , Amy Baer
        Manager Eric Robinson (Gotham Group)
        Distributor Gidden Media
      • Greenland Action Black List Set Up 2017 Thriller 79.2 Written by Chris Sparling
        2 days ago
        A disgraced father is determined to get his family to the place which, in four days, will be the only safe place left on Earth.
        Market March 17, 2017    Sold March 17, 2017
        Producer Basil Iwanyk
        Agent Charles Ferraro, Carolyn Sivitz (UTA)
        Manager Aaron Kaplan (Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment)
        Production Thunder Road Pictures
      • Cloud One Drama No Agent Sci-Fi Set Up 2017 Written by Goran Dukic
        2 days ago
        Set decades in the future, several characters – both human and virtual – are forced to reconcile their existence and purpose in a world where the ubiquitous Cloud One app provides users with virtual friends.
        Market October 9, 2017    Sold October 9, 2017
        Director Goran Dukic
        Producer Ido Ostrowsky , Nora Grossman
        Manager Courtney Conwell, Britton Rizzio (Writ Large)
        Distributor Bristol Automotive
      • Rodney & Sheryl Black List Drama Set Up 2017 Written by Ian McAllister
        2 days ago
        Based on the unbelievable true story of serial killer Rodney Alcala’s life and appearance on the popular 1970s game show THE DATING GAME. Despite being in the midst of a murdering spree at the time, Rodney went on to win the show and a date with the contestant.
        Market April 19, 2017    Sold May 17, 2017
        Producer Andrew Form, Brad Fuller, Michael Bay
        Agent Ida Ziniti, Rob Herting (CAA)
        Manager Andrew Deane, Stephen Crawford (Industry Entertainment)
        Studio Platinum Dunes
      • Decon Horror Set Up 2017 Written by Max Landis
        8 days ago
        A young medical prodigy is pushed to the mental, physical, and emotional brink after joining an elite team of doctors that treat the rarest, most gruesome and dangerous illnesses on Earth.
        Market October 19, 2017    Sold October 26, 2017
        Agent Trevor Astbury, John Campisi, Joe Cohen (CAA)
        Manager Britton Rizzio (Writ Large)
        Production QC Entertainment
        Sales Agent Good Universe
        QC and Good Universe will produce and finance. Production scheduled for 2018.

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      • Painting With Metro Scouted Available Unrepped 75 Written by Ron Krajewski
        A struggling artist and a retired racehorse gain national attention and help each other gain a new lease on life after the artist teaches the horse how to paint.
      • The Melrose Jazz Club Drama No Agent Scouted Available 77.7 Written by Bob Bland
        When a gifted but emotionally detached jazz pianist, prepping for a national competition, decides to conceal that he has a career-ending degenerative disease, he is forced to teach improv to a stand-in, a strictly trained classical woman who, in turn, schools him on how to use the collaborative nature of jazz to manage his illness.
        Manager The Robb Company (Sherry Robb)
      • Heathens Drama No Agent Scouted Thriller Available 75.4 Written by Mike Doyle
        Based on a True Story. Circa 1970s, a dysfunctional narco cop, suspended for unruly behavior, is tapped to go undercover to infiltrate a motorcycle gang that's suspected of stealing weapons from a military depot, but once inside he discovers the much darker truth of this organization, which ultimately puts his own family in jeopardy.
        Manager Kailey Marsh (Kailey Marsh Media)
      • Rise Of The Unusuals Action Scouted Available Unrepped 76.9 Written by James Connor
        After seeing his best friend killed by a shapeshifting superhuman, a wounded former Navy Seal is lead to a mysterious yoga ashram who has ties to this deadly assassin, and uses their training to overcome his physical disabilities and gains superpowers himself.
      • Kashmiriyat (aka The Infidel) Drama Scouted Available Unrepped 80.8 Written by Ashish Mehta
        After losing her husband and son to Islamist extremism in late 1980s Kashmir, a tough Kashmiri Muslim nurse decides to harbor and protect two wounded Indian army deserters on the run from their superiors and militants, placing her life in extreme jeopardy.
      • The Thinker Arises Action Drama Scouted Available Unrepped 75.1 Written by Jonathan Edward Young
        Paris, 1887. A street tough battles his way to fame and inspires the world’s most famous sculpture, but must choose between his glamorous new life or saving the poor he left behind from extermination.
      • State Of Love And Dodge Scouted Available Unrepped 75 Written by Louis Palma
        A consummate freeloader has to see his favorite band headline a sold-out concert in Seattle, but his ride is suicidal and the tickets are in the hands of the last thing he needs.
      • Requited Drama Scouted Available Unrepped 75.4 Written by Bill Johnston
        A former lawman turned lawyer uses his knowledge and courtroom experience to defend the last of his family against a ruthless land baron. When his violent past comes to light, he is forced to choose what he has become and what he once was in order to make thing right.
      • Bonds Of Betrayal - 2016 Scouted Thriller Available Unrepped 78.9 Written by Dimitra Demetriades
        A grieving detective is tasked with solving the murder of a woman's ex husband, with their daughter as the prime suspect. As he goes deeper into the mystery, he discovers a connection between the case, and an accident that took the life of his former lover months ago.
      • Hunted No Agent Scouted Set Up 2016 Thriller 77.8 Written by Matt Sinnreich
        Hunted is a contained thriller about a man who helps an isolated farm girl escape a clan of blood-thirsty religious zealots, only to discover the shocking reason why they’ve picked her as their sacrifice.
        Market October 13, 2015    Sold March 15, 2016
        Director Matt Sinnreich
        Producer Douglas Banker, Marina Bespalov, Moshe Diamant, Bernie Gewissler, Michael Tadross Jr., Brooklyn Weaver, Danny Roth
        Manager Brooklyn Weaver (Energy)
        Production Tadross Media Group, Parkside Pictures
        Financier Aldamisa
       
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