Cannes Film Fest 2018: Cold War by Pawel (Oscar Winner for Ida) Pawlikowski’s Film to be Released by Amazon

Amazon has acquired “Cold War,” a period romance from Oscar-winning director Paweł (“Ada”) Pawlikowski.

Free Solo: Oscar-Nominated Docu is a Huge Commercial Hit

Free Solo, the immersive documentary about one brave man’s quest to climb Yosemite’s El Capitan mountain without a rope, is a huge commercial hit.

American Factory: Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert’s Docu Acquired by Netflix

Netflix has acquired worldwide rights to the Sundance Fest premiere of American Factory, Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert’s culture clash documentary, in a deal around $3 million.

Late Night: Mindy Kaling’s Sundance Fest Hit

Mindy Kaling has described her new movie, Late Night, which world premiered at the 2019 Sundance Film Fest, as the story of an aspiring writer who endures a “Devil Wears Prada”-like initiation into the world of comedy.

Brittany Runs a Marathon: Paul Downs Colaizzo’s Sundance Fest Hit, Starring Jillian Bell, Acquired by Amazon

Amazon has acquired global rights to Jillian Bell’s Brittany Runs a Marathon, which premiered to great response at the Sundance Film Fest, in a massive $14 million pact.