Gus van Sant Feels "Restless"

By Garth Franklin Monday August 24th 2009 12:11AM

Gus van Sant ("Milk," "My Own Private Idaho") is in negotiations to develop and direct "Restless" for Sony Pictures and Imagine Entertainment says The Hollywood Reporter.

The storyline of Jason Lew's script is being kept quiet though is described as contemporary and distinctive take on young love. A $15 million budget has been set.

Brian Grazer, Ron Howard and Bryce Howard will produce with shooting to take place in Oregon.