The distributor has picked up US rights to Ira Sachs’ drama following its world premiere in Sundance and ahead of the international premiere in Berlin.
Greg Kinnear, Jennifer Ehle, Paulina Garcia, and newcomers Theo Taplitz and Michael Barbieri star in the coming-of-age story set in New York.
Sachs and Mauricio Zacharias wrote the screenplay and Lucas Joaquin produced with Ira Sachs, and Christos V. Konstantakopoulos, L.A. Teodosio, and Jim Landé.
Little Men marks the third collaboration between Sachs and co-writer Mauricio Zacharias, following Love Is Strange and Keep The Lights On.
Tom Dolby served as executive producer alongside Dom Genest, Matthew Helderman, Daniella Kahane, Lars Knudsen, David Kyle, Sophie Mas, Melissa Pinsly, Blythe Robertson, Lourenço Sant’Anna, Hugh Schulze, Luke Taylor, Rodrigo Teixeira, Jay Van Hoy, and Franklin Zitter.
Magnolia negotiated the deal with WME Global and Bruns, Brennan & Berry on behalf of the filmmakers.