Carmen Films has taken Russia CIS rights to Zift director Javor Gardev’s Theseus project, which is slated to shoot in 2013.

Carmen Films has picked up Russia CIS rights to Greek mythology epic Theseus.

Zift director Javor Gardev will direct the epic about Greek mythological hero Theseus, with Scott Gardenhour, co-founder of The Institute, producing alongside Kalliope Films.

Script is from writer-producer Kira Madallo Sesay. Vladimir Todorov will be lead conceptual artist on the film and Korey Cauchon will handle VFX.

Cast has yet to be announced on the project which was slated to shoot in 2013.

Carmen’s upcoming releases include Last Vegas, Hummingbird and Spike Lee directed Oldboy.