Pierre Weisbeinand his LA-based company Green Room has struck a deal with producer ChristineGozlan and financier StudioCanal to handle all English- and Italian-speakingrights of Daniele Thompson's French hit Orchestra Seats (Fauteuils d'Orchestre) which has scored over one millionadmissions in France in its first two weeks of release.
The film,released in France by MARS Distribution on Feb 15, stars Cecile de France,Valerie Lemericier, Albert Dupontel, Claude Brasseur and Sydney Pollack.
Green Room will alsohandle remake rights on Orchestra Seats which was produced by Thelma Films, StudioCanal, TF1 FilmsProduction and Radis Films Production. It tells the story of a young woman whoarrives in Paris and gets a job as a waitress in a bar next to a theatre. Thereshe meets an assortment of showbiz types and begins to have her own designs onfame of her own.