Content Picks up International Sales Rights to Sci-Fi Thriller 400 DAYS
It was announced today that Content Film, the worldwide sales arm of Content Media Corporation Ltd., has acquired international sales rights to the high concept sci-fi thriller 400 DAYS, starring Caity Lotz (THE MACHINE, THE PACT, ARROW), Brandon Routh (SUPERMAN RETURNS, ARROW), Dane Cook (GOOD LUCK CHUCK, DAN IN REAL LIFE) and Ben Feldman (CLOVERFIELD, FRIDAY THE 13th, MAD MEN).
The film is written and directed by Matt Osterman (GHOST FROM THE MACHINE) and produced by Gabriel Cowan (CHEAP THRILLS) and John Suits (BAD MILO!).
Buyers will get their first glimpse of 400 DAYS in Toronto where exclusive, first time footage will be shown.
It was revealed earlier this week that the film will be distributed in North America and co-produced by XLrator Media.. The film is currently in post-production.
Content Film President Jamie Carmichael said, "Matt, Gabriel and John have done an outstanding job on 400 DAYS - it's just the kind of high concept, sci-fi horror that can really break out."
"Matt has penned a mind-bending screenplay that reminds us why we make movies to begin with." says NAA's Gabriel Cowan. "Its complete sense of awe, mystery, and character grabbed us right away. And the crazy reality is that NASA and the European Space Agency are conducting these types of psychological experiments in preparation for the manned mission to Mars right now."
MOON meets THE DIVIDE in 400 DAYS, a terrifying, high-concept, sci-fi thriller - with a killer ensemble cast. In preparation for a journey into deep space, a group of 4 astronauts spend 400 days in an incredibly realistic space capsule simulator - only to discover that their mission may not be as simulated as they were led to believe.
400 DAYS is the latest project to be added to an Content's international sales slate, which currently includes 'Ocsar Wilde's The Canterville Ghost' voiced by Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie; the uplifting emotional drama 'Life at these Speeds' starring Billy Crudup, AnnaSophia Robb and Sam Rockwell; 'Janis: Little Girl Blue' directed by Academy® Award nominated Amy Berg; the spy thriller 'Newcomer' starring James Floyd and Anthony LaPaglia; Academy® Award winning director Mike van Diem returns with the romantic comedy 'The Surprise'; the intense horror 'The Diabolical' starring Ali Larter; 'Pudsey the dog: The Movie' starring Britain's Got Talent famous winning dog; the action comedy 'Redirected' starring Vinnie Jones; Rodney Asher's 'The Nightmare' which follows his acclaimed documentary 'Room 237'; Caradog James' directing the supernatural thriller 'Don't Knock Twice'; the supernatural heist thriller 'The Trust'; the extraordinary, moving, white-knuckle drive with one of the greatest movie stars of all time documentary 'Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans' and Academy® Award winner John Ridley's 'Jimi: All Is By My Side' starring Andre Benjamin, Hayley Atwell and Imogen Poots.