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Maclean to Direct Adaptation of "Jesus' Son"

Indiewire By Indiewire | Indiewire November 10, 1997 at 2:0AM

by indieWIREDirector Alison Maclean ("Crush") has signed on to direct "Jesus' Son", anadaptation of Denis Johnson's book of collected stories. EvenstarProductions, financed through Highland Capital Associates and a group ofprivate investors, acquired the rights to the book in September of 1996.Production is slated for late Spring of 1998. The script was written byElizabeth Cuthrell, David Urrutia, and Oren Moverman, who are thePresident, Executive Vice President, and Vice President of Evenstar,respectively."Jesus' Son", published in 1993, is the fractured story of a drug addictedman's journey to redemption.
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Director Alison Maclean ("Crush") has signed on to direct "Jesus' Son", an
adaptation of Denis Johnson's book of collected stories. Evenstar
Productions
, financed through Highland Capital Associates and a group of
private investors, acquired the rights to the book in September of 1996.
Production is slated for late Spring of 1998. The script was written by
Elizabeth Cuthrell, David Urrutia, and Oren Moverman, who are the
President, Executive Vice President, and Vice President of Evenstar,
respectively.


"Jesus' Son", published in 1993, is the fractured story of a drug addicted
man's journey to redemption.