Eisner’s “Contract With God” Gets Adapted

A live-action feature film adaptation of Will Eisner’s graphic novel “A Contract With God” is in the works says The Hollywood Reporter.

Alex Rivera (“Sleep Dealer”), Tze Chun (“Children of Invention”), Barry Jenkins (“Medicine for Melancholy”) and Sean Baker (“Prince of Broadway”) will direct parts of the anthology feature which recounts Eisner’s memories of growing up in a New York City tenement.

Darren Dean is slated to produce.