Neon has acquired US rights to Pig, the revenge thriller that stars Nicolas Cage and Alex Wolff from Hereditary.
Michael Sarnoski directed and Cage produced with Pulse Films, BlockBox Entertainment, Valparaiso Pictures, and Cage’s Saturn Pictures.
Pig centres on a truffle hunter who lives alone in the Oregonian wilderness and must return to his past in Portland after his beloved foraging pig is kidnapped.
Vanessa Block wrote the screenplay and produced with Dimitra Tsingou, Thomas Benski, Ben Giladi, David Carrico, Adam Paulsen, Dori Rath, Joseph Restaino, and Steve Tisch.
Escape Artists and Sweet Tomato Films co-financed alongside the majority financier, Len Blavatnik’s AI Film.
Jeff Deutchman negotiated the deal for Neon with Endeavor Content on behalf of the filmmakers. Neon will announce release plans at a later date.