Sundance Selects announced today the acquisition of North American rights to Lawrence Michael Levine’s “Wild Canaries.”
The film, written and directed by Levine, stars Sophia Takal, Alia Shawkat, Jason Ritter, Kevin Corrigan and Levine.
The film’s official synopsis, courtesy of Sundance Selects, reads: “In this screwball murder mystery, an engaged Brooklyn couple suspects foul play in the death of their elderly neighbor. Enlisting the help of their smarmy roommate, the couple decides to investigate.”
“Levine’s whimsical script and sharp eye for romantic comedy make this charming film at once modern and timeless,” said Jonathan Sehring, President of Sundance Selects/IFC Films.
No release date has yet been set.