Drake Doremus' Breathe In Wins National Distribution; Fourth-Quarter Release Set
Cohen Media Group has acquired U.S. distribution rights to the drama Doremus directed and co-wrote with his childhood friend Ben York Jones, who has lived in Irvine and Corona del Mar. Deadline Hollywood gets the scoop (natch.).
|Sundance vets Doremus and Jones|
It won rave reviews at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, as had Doremus' Like Crazy, which won the Grand Jury Prize two years earlier, and Douchebag, which co-starred Ben Jones. Doremus' debut film Spooner, which Jones was essentially an extra in, made its premiere down slope from Park City in 2009 at the Slamdance.
"In a few short years, Drake Doremus has established himself as an important and exciting filmmaking voice with Like Crazy, Spooner and Douchebag, and we're thrilled to be on board for this next impressive step in his career," Gary Rubin, executive VP of Cohen Media Group, tells Deadline Hollywood.
A full theatrical release of Breathe In is scheduled for the fourth quarter of this year.
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