Samuel Goldwyn Films closed U.S. rights to The Whistleblower, the Rachel Weisz-starrer that premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival. Larysa Kondracki directed the drama, which also stars Vanessa Redgrave, Monica Bellucci and David Strathairn. Weisz plays a cop who takes a peacekeeper job in post-war Bosnia and uncovers a sex trafficking scandal. Pic will be released in August. UTA Independent Film Group’s Rena Ronson brokered the deal. Here is a scene from the film that Deadline previewed at Toronto:
By MIKE FLEMING JR | Thursday November 4, 2010 @ 2:40pm PDTTags: David Strathairn, Larysa Kondracki, Monica Bellucci, Movie Deals, Movies, Rachel Weisz, Samuel Goldwyn Films, The Whistleblower, The Whistleblower Video, Vanessa Redgrave
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