Magazine article Screen International

Fortissimo Hops on Quentin Lee's White Frog

Magazine article Screen International

Fortissimo Hops on Quentin Lee's White Frog

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Fortissimo Films has acquired international sales rights to Quentin Lee's White Frog, and will introduce the project to buyers here in Toronto.

Kevin Iwashina's Preferred Content is handling North American rights.

The cast features rising talents Booboo Stewart (Twilight), Harry Shum Jr. (Step-Up 2 & 3D), Gregg Sulkin, Tyler Posey, Manish Dayal and Justin Martin, as well as Joan Chen, BD Wong and Kelly Hu.

The story is about a family - including two teenage boys, a popular Ivy-League-bound star and a younger brother with Asperger's - that encounters a tragedy.

Producers are Chris Lee for Chris Lee Productions, Joel Soisson and Ellie Wen for Wentertainment, with David Henry Hwang and Iwashina executive producing.

The film is currently in post and will be readied for a 2012 launch; Fortissimo has early promo footage to show buyers here.

Mother-daughter screenwriters Fabienne and Ellie Wen wrote the script, with playwright David Henry Hwang serving as script advisor. …

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