Phoenix, Jonze, Kaufman Team For Satire

Warner Bros. Pictures has picked up the new untitled political satire feature from “Being John Malkovich” director Spike Jonze and screenwriter Charlie Kaufman says Twitchfilm.

Joaquin Phoenix is also reportedly attached to star in the film which deals with the premise of world leaders gathering together to figure out all the seismic events that will take place in the world from oil prices to wars that will be waged.

Megan Ellison’s Annapurna Pictures will back the project which is aiming to start production in March. Vincent Landay will produce.