Plus: Gabriele Muccino circles Laughter In The Dark


Trilogy Films, Big Mouth Productions, Cedar Creek Productions and Chicken & Egg Pictures have struck a partnership with Ro*Co Films, Abramorama, Film Sprout and Independent Lens to distribute Dawn Porter’s Sundance film.

Trapped won the US Documentary special jury award for social impact filmmaking in Park City and follows the work of clinic workers and lawyers battling to keep abortion legal for American women.

It will open in New York, Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. on March 4.

  • Gabriele Muccino is in talks to direct the erotic thriller Laughter In The Dark based on the Vladimir Nabokov novel from a script by newcomers Bradley McMann and Justin Parker. Scott Steindorff and Dylan Russell of Stone Village Productions will produce with Sander Soeth of Intuit Films. Stone Village has partnered with investment firm Source Rock Partners to finance. The producers have earmarked a mid-May start in New York