Screen Media picks up 'Skid Row'


Screen Media Films has acquired all North American rights to the homeless documentary "Skid Row," produced by Fugees member Pras Michel and Teryn Fogel. The film, directed by Niva Dorell, Marshall Tyler and Ross Clarke, follows the musician known as Pras with hidden cameras as he lives as a homeless person in Los Angeles' anonymous neighborhood for nine days. "Row" will be given a platform release beginning in New York, Los Angeles and Washington D.C. on Aug. 24. Screen Media aquired rights to the project from ICM and is handling worldwide sales. Pras is repped by ICM.