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E1 Picks Up “Summer”

E1 Picks Up "Summer"

E1 Entertainment U.S. has acquired North American rights to Vlad Yudin’s “Last Day of Summer.” The independently produced drama/comedy follows the story of an agitated fast food employee, who has reached his breaking point after being harassed and tormented by his boss. On the last day of summer he begins his quest for revenge.

The film stars DJ Qualls, Nikki Reed and William Sadler, and is directed and written by a newcomer director Vlad Yudin. E1 Entertainment U.S. is currently planning a limited theatrical release this summer to be followed by a fall home video distribution.

The deal was negotiated by E1 Entertainment Director of Worldwide Acquisitions Sejin Park directly with Yudin’s production shingle The Vladar Company. “I am looking forward to working with E1 to release the film to U.S. audiences,” said Yudin in a statement.

The film has was previously shown at the Hollywood Film Festival and also screened at this year’s Newport Beach Film Festival on April 29th.

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