Pulsar Content material Boards ‘Wild Indian’ Starring Jesse Eisenberg, Michael Greyeyes (EXCLUSIVE)
Pulsar Content material, the Paris-based gross sales firm launched at Toronto, has acquired “Wild Indian,” a thriller govt produced by and starring Jesse Eisenberg, together with Michael Greyeyes (“Worry the Strolling Lifeless”). The movie marks the characteristic debut of Lyle Mitchell Corbine Jr., whose shorts have performed at Toronto and Sundance.
“Wild Indian” was developed on the Sundance Author, Director and Producer labs, and likewise took half within the first Catalyst Program finally 12 months’s Sundance. The movie additionally stars Chaske Spencer (“Girl Walks Forward”) and Kate Bosworth (“Nonetheless Alice”).
Now in post-production, the film follows two Anishinaabe males who’re sure collectively after masking up a homicide of a schoolmate. After years of separation following extensively divergent paths, they have to lastly confront how their traumatic secret has formed their lives.
“Wild Indian” is produced by Blake Pickens, Thomas Mahoney and Corbine Jr. Together with Eisenberg, the chief producers are 30West (“I Tonya”), Heather Rae (“Frozen River”), Brent Ryan Inexperienced (“Silence”), Niraj Bhatia, Joel Michaely, Eric Tavitian, Frédéric Fiore (Logical Footage) and Katy Bettner.
30West and Endeavor Content material structured the financing and are co-repping home rights. Pulsar Content material will begin pre-selling the film on the European Movie Market.
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“We attempt to be very selective in relation to arthouse initiatives … and this can be a distinctive and top of the range script,” mentioned Marie Garrett, who co-founded Pulsar Content material with Gilles Sousa.
” ‘Wild Indian’ has been by all [the] Sundance labs and Lyle Mitchell Corbine Jr actually is a expertise we need to comply with carefully,” added Garrett.
Pulsar Content material can also be promoting “A Excellent Enemy,” the psychological thriller directed by Spanish filmmaker Kiké Maíllo. Pic relies on Amelie Nothomb’s bestselling novel. The French firm is co-representing U.S. rights on “A Excellent Enemy” with CAA and UTA Impartial Movie Group.