A24 is hot on the trail of its third film acquisition of the Sundance Film Festival as Deadline reports that the label is near a deal for U.S. rights to Life After Beth, the Jeff Baena written and directed comedy that stars Aubrey Plaza, John C. Reilly, Dan DeHaan, Paul Reiser, and Anna Kendrick.
This is going down as part of a deal for international territories that will bring the price to around $3.5 million for all the deals.
The pic is about, “Zach is devastated by the unexpected death of his girlfriend, Beth. When she mysteriously returns, he gets a second chance at love. Soon his whole world turns upside down…“