Canadian, European deals for drama being teased in Toronto.|
by Andreas Wiseman, published on September 4, 2014
Futuristic drama Into the Forest, starring and produced by Ellen Page, has sold to Latin America (Black Castle Group), Greece (Odeon) and Turkey (Calinos) for Celsius Entertainment.
Elevation Entertainment snapped up Canadian rights from the films producers prior to shoot.
Page stars alongside Evan Rachel Wood, Callum Keith Rennie and Max Minghella in writer-director Patrizia Rozemas (Mansfield Park) drama set in the not-to-distant future about two sisters who must rely on one another as society crumbles around them and their forest home.
The film recently wrapped on Vancouver Island.
Canadas Rhombus Media and Bron Studios produce, in association with Creative Wealth Media Finance and participation from Telefilm Canada.
Producers are Niv Fichman, Page, and Aaron L. Gilbert and executive producers are Sriram Das, Haroon Saleem, Steven Shapiro, Kelly Bush Novak, and Jason Cloth.
Celsius will screen selected scenes at Toronto. WME handles US.