In addition to the recently announced acquisition of Hayo Freitag's The Three Robbers, Wild Bunch has picked up Pop Skull heading into the Rome Film Festival.
The film, made for just a $2,000 budget, was found by Wild Bunch on 24-year-old director Adam Wingard's MySpace page. The trailer posted on MySpace had a 'much more cinematic look compared to the other films on MySpace,' according to Wild Bunch Distribution's Jerome Rougier.
The horror/thriller is very reminiscent of director Darren Aronofsky's work, according to Wild Bunch sales chief Vincent Maraval.
According to the film's website, Pop Skull 'depicts the lonely and disjointed life of Daniel, a young
The Three Robbers, meanwhile, will screen in the Alice In The City out of competition section at