Cornerstone Films has come on board to handle international sales and distribution and will commence sales at the European Film Market during the Berlin Film Festival. CAA will oversee the U.S. rights.
“After the Wedding” will be produced by Joel Michaels and Silvio Muraglia through Paradox Studios and production will begin this spring. Paradox Studios is also financing.
Bier’s film was nominated for the Academy Award for best foreign-language film.
The remake will be set first in Calcutta at an orphanage on the outskirts of town with a woman who has made it her life’s work to care for these children. In desperate need of money to keep the orphanage afloat, she finds a benefactor,