Ava DuVernay’s Array Releasing has picked up North American, UK, Australian and New Zealand rights to Reservation Dogs co-creator Sterlin Harjo’s Hot Docs entry Love And Fury.
The film will open on December 3 on select screens day-and-date with its Netflix launch in the US and on Netflix in the other territorires and follows a group of Native artists as they navigate their careers to propel their art into a post-colonial world.
Seminole and Muscogee American filmmaker Harjo produced Love And Fury and Robin Ballenger served as executive producer. The film played a number of other festivals besides Hot Docs including Seattle.
Gordon Bobb of Del, Shaw, Moonves, Tanaka, Finkelstein, and Lezcano negotiated the deal for Array with Nina Shaw of Del, Shaw, Moonves, Tanaka, Finkelstein, and Lezcano on behalf of Harjo.
Harjo and Taika Waititi co-created Reservation Dogs, the FX comedy about indigenous teens in rural Oklahoma.