Shepard Finds Brooklyn’s “Angriest Man”

Richard Shepard (“The Matador,” “The Hunting Party”) has signed to direct the dark comedy “The Angriest Man in Brooklyn” for Overture Films says The Hollywood Reporter.

Based on Assi Dayan’s 1997 Israeli film “Mar Baum”, the story explores how a New York City man uses the last hour and a half of life he’s been told he has left.

Daniel Taplitz adapted the screenplay. Bob Cooper and Daniel Walker will produce.