Amazon partners with Bleecker Street on 'The Lost City Of Z'
Bleecker Street will distribute James Gray’s Charlie Hunnam starrer in North American theatres.
The development follows Amazon Studios’ acquisition last week of North American rights. CAA brokered that deal.
It is understood Bleecker Street will release The Lost City Of Z in spring 2017.
In March 2015 Bleecker Street signed a deal for Amazon’s Prime Instant Video to be its exclusive subscription platform for its theatrical releases.
Sierra Affinity handles international sales on Gray’s long-gestating adventure about a British explorer who went missing on a 1925 expedition into the Brazilian rain forest.
The film will receive its world premiere when it closes the New York Film Festival.
Brad Pitt and his Plan B partners Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner produced with Dale Johnson and Anthony Katagas.
Marc Butan serves as executive producer with Julie B. May and Glenn Murray. MICA Entertainment financed production.