“Wasp Network” is based on Fernando Morais’ book “The Last Soldiers of the Cold War.” Rt Features’ Rodrigo Teixeira will produce alongside CG Cinema’s Charles Gillibert. Rt’s Lourenço Sant’Anna and Sophie Mas will executive produce.
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“Wasp Network” centers on Cuban spies in American territory during the 1990s when anti-Castro groups based in Florida carried out military attacks on Cuba, and the Cuban government struck back with the Wasp Network to infiltrate those organizations.
Assayas most recently wrote and directed “Personal Shopper,” which world premiered at last year’s Cannes Film Festival, where Assayas was awarded best director. IFC Films released the film in the U.