Sony Classics takes 'Lessons' from Brock

Mohnr, Ian
May 2006
Daily Variety;5/22/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 36, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports that Sony Pictures Classics has acquired North American rights to the motion picture "Driving Lessons" which premiered during the Tribeca film festival in Gotham, New York. The comedy drama is a directing debut of Jeremy Brock and stars Julie Walters and Rupert Grint. Moreover, the executives producers of the film are Edward R. Pressman and Alessandro Camon, while Alexandra Ferguson is the co-producer.


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