Myriad boards bus ‘174’

Cannes Brief

CANNES — Myriad Pictures has acquired worldwide rights, excluding Brazil, Latin America and France, to the Brazilian drama “174,” directed by Bruno Barreto. Barreto developed the script alongside Braulio Mantovani (“City of God,” and contributing writer on “The Constant Gardner”).

Pic, about the real-life hijacking of Rio de Janeiro bus 174, begins lensing in Rio this fall.

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