Image Entertainment Acquires ‘June’, Sci-Fi Coming-Of-Age Film
Image Entertainment has acquired the U.S. rights to science fiction thriller ‘June’, the company announced today. The film follows a young orphan girl sharing her body with an ancient supernatural monster called Aer, bent on the destruction of humankind. She is forced to save herself from Aer after she’s adopted by a loving family. Kennedy Brice (The Walking Dead), Casper Van Dien (Starship Troopers) and Victoria Pratt (Hush Little Baby) star. Directed by L. Gustavo Cooper and co-written by Cooper and Sharon Y. Cobb, it’s produced Cooper, James Fler, Jacquelyn Frisco, Gregor Habsburg, Andrew Thomas Hunt, Michael Paszt and Duane A. Sikes. Michelle Czernin von Chudenitz and Jessica Kill exec produce.
RLJ Entertainment Senior Vice President of Acquisitions Mark Ward negotiated the acquisition on behalf of RLJE/Image Entertainment, and Raven Banner’s Michael Paszt negotiated on behalf of the filmmakers.