Red Envelope, Laemmle go for 'Strike'


Red Envelope Entertainment and Laemmle/Zeller Films will jointly distribute Volker Schlondorff-directed "Strike" ("Strajk"), which will open theatrically in major markets beginning June 15 in New York. The film will open June 29 in Los Angeles. Based on actual events, "Strike" is described as the story of a little known figure who was integral in beginning the Solidarity movement and setting Poland on the course to democracy. Schlondorff's credits include "The Tin Drum."