'Visual Acoustics' rights land at Arthouse

Eric Bricker's film set for mid-2009 release

Arthouse Films has acquired North American and worldwide rights to Eric Bricker's "Visual Acoustics: The Modernism of Julius Shulman."

A mid-2009 theatrical release is planned for the film, narrated by Dustin Hoffman, about architectural photographer Julius Schulman.

The deal was negotiated by David Koh and Lilly Bright on behalf of Arthouseand Curiously Bright Entertainment along with Josh Braun of Submarine Entertainment and Jackie Eckhouse of Sloss Eckhouse Brennan Law Co. on behalf of the director and producers.