Overture Films is set to distribute Sundance doco-comedy entry “Paper Heart” reports the trades.
“Heart” follows Charlyne Yi as she embarks across America to film a documentary about love, while “Superbad” star Michael Cera becomes the object of her affection along the way. Both actors play characters based on themselves.
Yi co-wrote the film with Nicholas Jasenovec, who directed while Yi and Cera composed the movie’s musical score. The film won the Waldo Salt Award for screenplay at Sundance.
‘Heart’ opens August 7th in New York and Los Angeles before expanding on August 14th.