Bill Guttentag’s timely political drama in this US election year premiered at Tribeca and stars Rob Lowe, Jaime Chung, Julie Bowen, Richard Schiff, Saffron Burrows, Jennifer Morrison, David Harbour, Eric McCormack and Carrie-Anne Moss.
Guttentag co-wrote the screenplay with political consultant Chris Lehane, who served as White House advisor to President Clinton and First Lady Hillary Clinton and served as Vice President Al Gore’s press secretary.
Guerrino De Luca and Catherine and Daniel Davila produced the film and Lowe and William Green served as executive producers.
Knife Fight follows a political strategist who faces an ethical dilemma.
Senior vp of acquisitions and productions for Sundance Selects/IFC Films Arianna Bocco negotiated the deal with WME Independent on behalf of the filmmakers.