Josh Crook directed film

7-57 Releasing and Markedia Worldwide have acquired worldwide sales and U.S. distribution rights for Dominican action thriller “La Soga.”

Josh Crook directed with scripter and producer Manny Perez and Denise Quinones starring. Shot in the Dominican Republic and Washington Heights, NY, “La Soga” tells the story of a cop who risks everything to find justice.

7-57 partners include Jesse Scolaro and Allen Bain. Steven Raphael of Required Viewing and MJ Peckos of Mitropoulos Films will consult on North American marketing and distribution. Antena Latina Films will manage DR distribution while Cynthia Wiesner handles Puerto Rico.

Film is set for an Aug. 12 release in the DR and Puerto Rico before opening in an aggressive stateside platform Aug. 13.

Spanish with English subtitles.

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