After winning Sundance in 2008 with the acclaimed “Frozen River”, filmmaker Courtney Hunt has finally selected her next project – “Human Resources” at Focus Features reports Variety.
Hunt is currently penning the script which is an adaptation of the 1999 French feature of the same name. Hunt’s version will be set in contemporary America though will follow the original film’s storyline.
The story involves a young man who returns to his home town to take a management position at a local factory. When pushed to make personnel changes, he examine his feelings about what it means to be in management.
Stephanie Danan and Alain Chabat are producing.