Magazine article Screen International

Grasshopper Film Acquires US Rights to 'Escapes'

Magazine article Screen International

Grasshopper Film Acquires US Rights to 'Escapes'

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The distributor has picked up all US rights from Sloss Eckhouse LawCo to Michael Almereyda's documentary and plans a summer theatrical release followed by VOD and home video.

Escapes centres on Hampton Fancher, Flamenco dancer, film and TV actor, and the producer and screenwriter of the sci-fifilm Blade Runner and its upcoming sequel Blade Runner 2049.

Fancher's running commentary - with help from the late author Philip K. Dick and original Blade Runner director Ridley Scott - is paired with extensive archival footage as he relates death-defying escapades from a remarkable life on and offthe screen.

The filmscreened as work-in-progress at the San Francisco International Film Festival and the Rotterdam International Film Festival. …

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