Kat Coiro drama debuted at Tribeca fest
Wrekin Hill Entertainment has snapped up U.S. rights to Kat Coiro’s romantic drama “While We Were Here,” which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival this year.The film, with a screenplay by Coiro, stars Kate Bosworth, Jamie Blackley and Iddo Goldberg. Pic was produced by Lauren Bratman and exec produced by Paris Kasidokostas Latsis and Terry Dougas of 1821 Pictures. Latsis and Dougas financed the film. Story, set on the island of Ischia off the Amalfi Coast, follows an American writer (Bosworth) who finds herself at a personal and professional crossroads when she accompanies her husband Leonard (Goldberg) on a business trip. Coiro is in post-production on “Case of You,” starring Justin Long, Evan Rachel Wood, Peter Dinklage and Vince Vaughn. Deal for “While We Were Here” was negotiated by Chris Ball and Rene Cogan for Wrekin Hill with WME Global on behalf of the filmmakers. Arclight Films is handling all international sales.
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