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    Saban Films Acquires U.S. Rights to ‘The Silencing,’ Starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

    Saban Films has acquired Robin Pront‘s “The Silencing,” starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” “Shot Caller”). Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the film did not premiere at the SXSW Film Festival in March. According to Deadline, Saban Films is now distributing the film domestically at a later date. Micah Ranum (“Harvest Moon”) writes the […] More

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    Saban Films Sets U.S. Debut for ‘Most Wanted’ Starring Antoine Olivier Pilon and Josh Hartnett

    Read the press release: LOS ANGELES (April 9, 2020) – Saban Films announced today that they will distribute Most Wanted, the crime-thriller starring Antoine Olivier Pilon (Mommy) with Jim Gaffigan (Super Troopers, Chappaquiddick) and Josh Hartnett (Lucky Number Slevin, Pearl Harbor) in the U.S. this Summer.  Inspired by a true story, the crime-thriller was written and directed by Daniel Roby (Hold […] More

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    Casey Affleck’s Directorial Effort ‘Light of My Life’ Picked Up by Saban Films

    Though he helmed the documentary/mockumentary “I’m Still Here” about his brother-in-law Joaquin Phoenix, Casey Affleck had never directed a narrative feature until recently. “Light of My Life,” his second effort behind the camera, had a debut at the Berlin Film Festival recently, getting some good notices. That caught the attention of Saban Films, who picked […] More

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    Sundance 2018: Saban Films Buys ‘Lizzie,’ Will Partner with Roadside Attractions on Theatrical Release

    Saban Films won a competitive bidding war for “Lizzie,” the drama about Lizzie Borden and the unsolved 1892 murder of her parents. The film premiered earlier this week at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Academy Award nominee Chloë Sevigny stars as Lizzie Borden. At age 32, Borden was tried for the murders […] More