Salon Pictures, the company that produced Ian Bonhote’s recent acclaimed documentary “McQueen,” is reportedly developing a feature documentary about the “Grand Theft Auto” video game franchise.
Titled “The Billion Dollar Game,” the project will be introduced at the American Film Market next month with “Breaking Habits” director Rob Ryan helming. Filming is now underway on the project which Annabel Wigoder and Nick Taussig are producing and which combines archive and new interview footage.
The “Grand Theft Auto” franchise has sold more than 250 million units worldwide with the fifth game now considered one of the most financially successful entertainment products of all time with the title scoring $6 billion in worldwide revenue in the past five years.
Source: Screen Daily