The Canadian giant has taken English-speaking territories to Blaine Thurier’s upcoming comedy Teen Lust.
Production is set to commence in mid-August in Canada. eOne will release in the US, Canada, the UK, Australia and New Zealand and South Africa. Jeff Sackman’s TAJJ Media handles international sales.
Teen Lust centres on an awkward high school student who must lose his virginity before being a local religious cult sacrifices him. Cary Elwes, Kristin Bauer van Straten, Jesse Carere, Daryl Sabara and Annie Clark star.
Thurier co-wrote the screenplay with Jason Stone. Kyle Mann produces through his Independent Edge Films while TAJJ Media’s Sackman and Farpoint Films’ Kyle Bornais serve as executive producers alongside Scott Leary.
President of eOne Films North America David Reckziegel negotiated the deal