Image Entertainment has acquired US rights from Bleiberg Entertainment to Paul Schrader’s post-war drama Adam Resurrected.
Bleiberg Entertatinment is selling international rights to the story of a former circus impresario in a remote Israeli rehab facility for Holocaust survivors. Jeff Goldblum, Willem Dafoe, Ayelet Zurer from Angels & Demons, and Derek Jacobi star.
The film played in official selection at Berlin following its world premiere at Telluride last autumn. ICM negotiated the deal on behalf of producer Ehud Bleiberg with Image.
“Image brought us the most strategic and aggressive distribution plan for this film,” Bleiberg said. “We are confident Image will fully exploit all channels to bring this film to audiences across the US.”
CANNES -- Image Entertainment has acquired U.S. rights to "Adam Resurrected" from Bleiberg Entertainment.
Directed by Paul Schrader, the film stars Jeff Goldblum as a former Berlin magician and circus impresario, who is institutionalized in an Israeli rehabilitation center for Holocaust survivers. Willem Dafoe, Ayelet Zurer and Derek Jacobi round out the cast.
YAY!!! I can't wait until the day I can finally see this film. :D