CANNES — Seven Arts Intl. has pacted a three-picture deal with “American Pie” producer Warren Zide. The films will be fully financed through a $15 to $20 million all-equity fund that has been secured for the alliance. First pic to come out of the partnership is “Pool Boy,” followed by “Autopsy.”
First up is “Pool Boy,” written by Julie O’Hara. Pic follows the antics of a recent high-school grad who inadvertently becomes a pimp to a mansion full of beautiful girls. Shooting will begin in the fall.
Horror pic “Autopsy,” which also shoots this fall, was written by Adam Redmond Gierasch, who will also direct, Jace Gremly Anderson and E.L. Katz. Jessica Horowitz will produce with Zide.