’s regular cinematographer Janusz Kaminski
, who has been Oscar-nominated six times and won twice, is attached to direct crime thriller “The Postcard Killings,” which Good Films
will finance and produce. Sierra Affinity is handling international sales.Liza Marklund
and Tove Alsterdal
penned the screenplay, based on James Patterson
and Marklund’s 2010 novel. The film will shoot in New York, Munich
, Stockholm, northern Sweden and possibly Norway.
The pic centers on New York detective Jacob Kanon, who joins forces with Swedish art critic Dessie Larsson to investigate a seemingly senseless sequence of killings of couples across Europe. Picture postcards are sent to apparently random journalists by the killer, each heralding the next horrific crime. Larsson has just received such a postcard, and she and Kanon must piece together the clues to catch the killer.
Kaminski, who is represented by ICM Partners
, has been the cinematographer on 14 of Spielberg