EXCLUSIVE: El Chapo producer Exile Content material Studios and Endeavor Content material have closed an unique first-look take care of Mexican filmmaker Sebastian Hofmann.

Hofmann directed Time Share (Tiempo Compartido), the R.J Mitte-starring characteristic movie that gained the World Cinema Dramatic Particular Jury Award for Screenwriting at Sundance Movie Competition in 2018 and airs on Netflix.

Hoffman’s first mission below the deal is elevated horror sequence Jabalí, which chronicles the disappearance of a neighborhood activist in a forgotten village in rural Mexico within the midst of the standard feast of the boar.

Exile is targeted on creating and producing long-form content material for international audiences in English and Spanish. Along with Netflix’s El Chapo, it was behind Emmy Award-winning documentary Science Truthful, which gained the Sundance Viewers Award in 2018, and Netflix’s Who Killed Malcolm X. The corporate lately struck a partnership with Endeavor Content material to finance, develop, and produce Spanish language scripted tv initiatives in addition to to create a fund to amass IP and pursue improvement offers with high-profile and rising expertise throughout Latin America and Spain.

“To be given the chance to develop an auteur-driven sequence is a dream come true for any filmmaker. Exile and Endeavor Content material are creating a robust new platform for modern Latin American voices. I’m proud and grateful to be part of it,” stated Hofmann.

“Sebastian is actually masterful at creating among the most subtle horror movies in Latin America, and we wish to spend money on introducing his voice to the worldwide scripted sequence market,” stated Exile’s Head of Improvement Alonso Aguilar.

“Sebastian’s ear for gripping horror tales, his eye for compelling visuals, and his distinctive storytelling fashion all make him a world-class showrunner, author, and director, and we’re trying ahead to seeing all that he’ll create by way of this partnership,” stated Endeavor Content material’s VP, Worldwide Technique Kelly Miller.