Entertainment One Buys Wes Bentley’s ‘After the Fall’ for U.S.

Wes Bentley
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Entertainment One Films has acquired North American distribution rights to “After the Fall,” starring Wes Bentley, Vinessa Shaw and Jason Isaacs.

Saar Klein’s film, previously titled “Things People Do,” will be released day-and-date in theaters and VOD on Dec. 12.

Bentley plays an unemployed insurance adjuster-turned-armed robber, and Isaacs portrays a washed-up detective.

“After the Fall”  premiered at this year’s Berlin International Film Festival with Klein receiving a nomination for the best first feature award. It also won a special 40th Anniversary Award at the Deauville Film Festival in September.

Klein wrote the script with Joe Conway. Producers are Sarah Green, Hans Graffunder and Christos V. Konstantakopoulos. Executive producers include Nicolas Gonda, Michael Macs, Ryan Rettig, Kurt Billick, David Klein and Doug Liman.

The film will screen at the Mill Valley Film Festival this weekend.

The deal was negotiated for eOne by Katharyn Howe with Linzee Troubh of Cinetic Media on behalf of the filmmakers.

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