New York based filmmaker Ira Sachs
is giving his fans The Silent Treatment. No the filmmaker isn’t pulling a Malick-like disappearing act, but instead, it appears he’ll begin setting up shop for his seventh feature film. After back to back critically acclaimed films in Keep the Lights On
and Love is Strange
, Sachs dropped the news that financing is in place and production will begin in June. Look for the trades to provide us with casting snip-its over the next couple of months.
Gist: This will be set in New York. It’ll likely be a drama.
Worth Noting: 2007′s Married Life
was based on John Bingham
’s novel Five Roundabouts to Heaven.
Do We Care?: We’ve been fans of his work dating back to The Delta
and Forty Shades of Blue
, and we found plenty to like in the shifting dynamics of a quartet in Married Life