Focus Features Snags PTA’s Next film

Focus Features Snags Ptas Next Film

Focus Features will once again partner with Oscar-nominated “Inherent Vice” and “There Will Be Blood” writer/director Paul Thomas Anderson on his untitled next film.

Story details for the project are under wraps beyond it centering around a 1970s San Fernando Valley high school student who is also a successful child actor. Focus Features will distribute domestically, and Universal Pictures International will handle foreign distribution.

The filmmaker and the distributor previously collaborated on his last feature, “Phantom Thread,” which scored six Oscar nominations including Best Picture. JoAnne Sellar and Daniel Lupi will produce.

Shooting is scheduled for Spring/Summer 2020 in California. Focus Features will distribute domestically, and Universal Pictures International will handle foreign distribution.

Source: Focus Features