Cannes: Jake Paltrow's 'Young Ones' Sells for U.K, Canada, France
The dystopian sci-fi drama stars Michael Shannon, Nicholas Hoult, Elle Fanning and Kodi Smit-McPhee.
Jake Paltrow's Young Ones, a dystopian drama set in a desolate future, has sold to multiple territories, with Elevation taking Canada, Potemkine Films acquiring French rights and Signature taking the film for the U.K.
Michael Shannon and Nicholas Hoult star in Young Ones as neighboring ranchers who betray each other in a struggle over what has become the world's most precious resource: water. Elle Fanning and Kodi Smit-McPhee co-star.
Young Ones premiered at Sundance. Screen Media will release the film in the U.S. 6 Sales and The Exchange are handling international sales for Young Ones.