Casey Affleck-directed pic to be released Sept. 10
Magnolia Pictures has picked up world rights to “I’m Still Here,” Casey Affleck’s pic chronicling Joaquin Phoenix’s foray into hip-hop, with a release planned for Sept. 10.Movie follows a year in Phoenix’s life after he publicly gave up acting and tried to establish himself as a musician. Distribution deal was negotiated by Tom Quinn, Dori Begley and Chris Matson of Magnolia, with WME’s Liesl Copland. Pic joins a slate of upcoming Magnolia releases, including “The Extra Man,” “Night Catches Us” and “Smash his Camera.” Company also released “Two Lovers,” the most recent Phoenix film.
Want Entertainment News First? Sign up for Variety Alerts and Newsletters!