The drama is based on the legal exploits of Willie Gary, a successful personal-injury lawyer from Mississippi .
Browsing: Alexander Payne
Payne and his production partners are joined by director Miguel Arteta, writer Roberto Benabib (Weeds) in this venture to adapt the Dutch series Holland’s Hoop.
Ghostbusters star Kristen Wiig will rejoin her The Martian co-star Matt Damon in Alexander Payne’s upcoming satire Downsizing. Wiig replaces Reese Witherspoon, who had to exit the project due to scheduling conflicts.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens star Domhnall Gleeson, Christina Applegate, and Thomas Haden Church are starring in Crash Pad, a rom-com from Black List scribe Jeremy Catalino.
Logline: Story follows an ailing Delhi judge and his beautiful younger Bombay wife who live has separate lives even though they live under the same roof. As he nears death, the judge wants to be sure that his even younger, barely educated mistress is cared for and not cast out.
A man agrees to drive his aging alcoholic father from Montana to Nebraska to cash a sweepstakes winning lotto ticket, the whole time bonding after years of separation, and believing the ticket is not real.
Nominees announced for the 2011 Gotham Independent Film Awards
Logline: When Samuel finds himself exonerated after a 25 year sentence in federal prison for the murder of a young girl, he is faced with a younger brother he barely knows who has become a gangbanger, and the brother of the murdered girl, who can’t quite reconcile himself to Samuel’s innocence.
Logline: When Colin Coyne, a young American filmmaker seeking inspiration in Ireland, catches a pickpocket red-handed, he is hurtled headlong into the bewitching world of Gina Furey, a stunningly beautiful, iron-willed denizen of Dublin’s gypsy criminal underground.