Trade Breaks: Happened, Water, Garden

“Magnolia Pictures has set Oct. 3 as the release date for “What Just Happened,” Barry Levinson’s Hollywood-set comedy, starring Robert De Niro…” (full details)

“The Hurricane Katrina chronicle “Trouble the Water,” winner of this year’s Sundance Grand Jury documentary prize, has been picked up for U.S. distribution by Zeitgeist Films. An Aug. 22 Oscar-qualifying run in Los Angeles and New York is planned, followed by a national platform release…” (full details)

“Roadside Attractions has acquired all U.S. rights to Jason Freeland’s feature “Garden Party.” Vinessa Shaw (“3:10 to Yuma”), Willa Holland and Erik Scott Smith star in the tale of aspiring young people trying to succeed in the Los Angeles entertainment business. Roadside will release “Party” in New York, Los Angeles, Seattle and Portland, Ore., on July 11…” (full details)