Berlin 2013: The Match Factory Takes Sales on 'Prince Avalanche'

Prince Avalanche

U.S.A. (Director and screenwriter: David Gordon Green)

Two highway road workers spend the summer of 1988 away from their city lives. The isolated landscape becomes a place of misadventure as the men find themselves at odds with each other and the women they left behind. Cast: Paul Rudd, Emile Hirsch.

The German sales outfit will present the Sundance and Berlin competition title to buyers at the European Film Market.

BERLIN - The Match Factory has picked up international sales rights to David Gordon Green's Prince Avalanche, which premiered at Sundance and will screen in competition at the Berlin International Film Festival next week.

The drama, a remake of the Icelandic drama Either Way (2011) from director Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurosson, stars Emile Hirsch and Paul Rudd as an odd couple who strike up an unusual friendship while working together repainting traffic lines on an isolated country highway.

VIDEO: Paul Rudd, Emile Hirsch, David Gordon Green Talk ‘Prince Avalanche’

Prince Avalanche, produced by Muskat Filmed Properties and Dogfish Pictures in association with Lankn Partners, Dreambridge Films, the Bear Media and Rough House, premiered in Sundance and will have its international bow in Berlin on Feb. 13.