Momentum Pictures has acquired North American distribution rights for the Dakota Fanning Western “Brimstone.”
The thriller, which also stars “Game of Thrones” lead
Fanning stars as frontier woman on the run for a crime she didn’t commit, with a vengeful Reverend (Pearce) hot on her trail.
Els Vandevorst (“Dogville”) and Uwe Schott (“Cloud Atlas”) produced the film, with co-producers by Paul Trijbits, Antonino Lombardo, Manuel Chiche and Peter Hiltunen.
Sejin Croninger, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Acquisitions for Entertainment One, negotiated the deal for Momentum. CAA represented the filmmakers.
Fanning can currently be seen in Ewan McGregor‘s directorial debut “American Pastoral.”
Harington returns for “Thrones” production in 2017, and just finished work on the buzzy first English-language effort from Cannes darling director Xavier Dolan, “The Death and Life of John F. Donovan.”
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