UK-basedContentFilm has taken on international rights for I'm Reed Fish, which premiered at the Tribeca FilmFestival.
Zackary Adler'sdirectorial debut stars Jay Baruchel and Alexis Bledel in a coming-of-age storyin a small town. The ensemble cast also includes Schuyler Fisk, DJ Qualls,Victor Rasuk and Katey Sagal.
I'm Reed Fish isa production of Los Angeles-based Squared Foot Productions. The deal wasnegotiated by CAA's Roeg Sutherland and Brian Kavanaugh Jones, as well asSubmarine Entertainment's Josh Braun, on behalf of Squared Foot producer BaderAlwazzan with ContentFilm's Jamie Carmichael, Graham Begg and Alexandra Keen.
ScreenwriterAkiva Goldsman served as executive producer alongside Kerry Foster and MichaelMihalke
"My whole teamsaw I'm Reed Fish atTribeca and immediately loved it," said ContentFilm managing director JamieCarmichael. "I think Tribeca will prove to be a very good launching point forCannes."
Added producer Alwazzan:"We are delighted that ContentFilm is as excited about I'm Reed Fish as we are. We love what ContentFilm hasdone with other films and look forward to working with them."
The film's scorewas created by Faith No More's Roddy Buttom.