CAA Signs ‘His House’ Director Remi Weekes
EXCLUSIVE: CAA has signed filmmaker Remi Weekes, whose debut movie His Home made its premiere in January on the Sundance Movie Pageant.
Co-written by Weekes, Felicity Evans and Toby Venables, His Home tells a narrative of a younger refugee couple that makes a harrowing escape from war-torn Sudan. The movie follows the wrestle to regulate to their new life in a small English city that has an evil lurking beneath the floor. Deadline solely reported that Netflix acquired the worldwide rights to the movie a pre-emptive eight-figure deal.
Weekes’s first quick movie Tickle Monster had its U.S. premiere at SXSW in 2017. It was commissioned by Film4 for Channel 4. As well as, he helmed quite a lot of shorts and industrial campaigns that received quite a few awards, together with a Gold Lion on the Cannes Lions Worldwide Pageant of Creativity.
He continues to be repped by Roxana Adle at Unbiased Expertise Group within the UK and Carlos Goodman of Bloom Hergott Diemer Rosenthal LaViolette Feldman Schenkman & Goodman, LLP.
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