CBS Films has acquired U.S. rights for “Inside Llewyn Davis,” the Coen Brothers’ look at the Greenwich Village folk scene in the 1960s.
The film stars scar Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, John Goodman and Justin Timberlake. The film is written and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen and produced by Scott Rudin and the Coens.
The story focuses on a few weeks in the life of a folk singer as he tries to break through. It will also feature full-length performances of folk hits from the time.
CBS Films is planning a theatrical release in the second half of 2013.