Media 8 primps ‘Pretty’ for AFM

Musicvid Siega helmed pic from Halim script

NEW YORK — Media 8 Entertainment has snapped up all overseas rights to “Pretty Persuasion” from Prospect Pictures, with plans to offer the pic to buyers at the upcoming American Film Market.

Pic, which preemed at Sundance and rolled out domestically via Samuel Goldwyn Films and Roadside Attractions, is a satire of teen life starring Evan Rachel Wood, James Woods and Ron Livingston.

Musicvid director Marcos Siega helmed the project from a screenplay by Skander Halim.

Todd Dagres, Carl Levin, Siega and Matthew Weaver produced.

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