Jonathan Demme Rekindles “Old Fires”

Jonathan Demme (“Rachel Getting Married,” “The Silence of the Lambs”) is set to direct the family dramedy “Old Fires” at Anonymous Content says Variety.

The story follows a world-renowned architect who comes out of a coma in need of both physical and mental rehabilitation. A snarky female physical therapist tries to help him repair his damaged relationship with his estranged family.

Heather McGowan (“Tadpole”) penned the script while Rosalie Swedlin and Caroline Kaplan will produce. Shooting kicks off next Summer.