EXCLUSIVE: Upstream of the virtual preselection market in Cannes, Blue Finch Films added So cold the river to its auction list and will represent the worldwide rights to the recently completed photo.
Film is a dark supernatural thriller that follows former documentary filmmaker Erica Shaw, who is hired to make a documentary about dying multi-millionaire Campbell Bradford. However, Campbell’s past is shrouded in mystery, leading Shaw to make some shocking discoveries when her search for the truth takes her to her childhood hometown.
The cast includes Bethany Joy Lenz (Dexter), Andrew J West (Once upon a time), Katie Sarife (Annabelle comes home) and Alysia Reiner (The dream house). Paul Shoulberg wrote and directed, adapting Michael Koryta’s novel. Film is a co-production between 1804 Productions and Pigasus Pictures and is produced by Claire Tuft, Zachary, Spicer and John Armstrong. Executive producers are Pete Yonkman, Carl Cook, Michael Koryta and Bethany Joy Lenz.
The deal was negotiated between Mike Chapman and Russell Webber for Blue Finch Films and Matthew Dresden of Harris Bricken working on behalf of the producers. The Blue Finch slate also includes a documentary You can’t kill David Arquette, end of sentence with Logan Lerman and John Hawkes, and the story of Johnny Cash’s wife, My darling Viviane.