Black Bear Wins Auction For Michael Lloyd Green Sci-Fi Pitch ‘Remission’

The Peter Hedges-directed drama will be released December 7 in awards season by Lionsgate/Roadside/LD Entertainment. Black Bear, the studio behind The Imitation Game and Mudbound, premiered the Julia Roberts-Lucas Hedges drama Ben Is Back at Toronto last month. Black Bear's in post on Light of My Life, which stars Anna Pnoiwsky, Elisabeth Moss and Casey Affleck, latter of whom wrote and directed, and The Operative, a spy thriller starring Diane Kruger and Martin Freeman, directed by Yuval Adler (Bethlehem).
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EXCLUSIVE: In competitive bidding, Black Bear Pictures has won the rights to Remission, a science fiction pitch that Michael Lloyd Green is scripting as his next project.
His previous script, I Am Mother, made the 2016 Black List, was greenlighted by RHEA Films (Good Time, American Made) and is in post-production with Hilary Swank starring opposite Clara Rugaard and Rose Byrne voicing the Weta Workshop-designed robot, with Grant Sputore directing and Timothy White and Kelvin Munro producing. Green most recently sold the sci-fi pitch The Revisionist to eOne with Hutch Parker producing.