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Breaking Glass Pictures has picked up U.S. distribution rights to the emotionally-stirring “Sitting on the Edge of Marlene,” which deals with a multitude of contemporary social issues, from pill-popping and crime sprees to social welfare programs and first-world poverty. The film is Ana Valine’s directorial debut and is adapted from Billie Livingston’s 2010 young adult novel, “The Trouble with Marlene.”
The film was screened as the Busan International Film Festival, as well as the Vancouver International Film Festival, where the rising director took home the BC Emerging Filmmaker award.
The film is slated to be released on iTunes, Amazon Instant, and VOD in June 2016.
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