In the hands of “Columbia Pictures” appeared the rights on the English miniseries “Red Riding”, from which they try to make a feature film with the efforts of screenwriter Steve Zaillian and the director Ridley Scott.
The source is based on the four novels of David Peace, they will be released in the U.S. this fall.
“Red Riding” is investigating the theme of authorities and police corruption, centered around the investigation of the several young girls disappearance. The action of the picture will be moved from Britain to the U.S. and will reduce the overall serial timing from five-hour to the feature film lenght.
The project will produce Scott Free, “Film Rites” and “Revolutionary Film”.