TORONTO – October 16, 2013: – Pacific Northwest Pictures announced today that they have acquired all Canadian rights to writer-director Geoffrey Fletcher’s VIOLET & DAISY starring Saoirse Ronan (Hanna), Alexis Bledel (“Gilmore Girls”), and James Gandolfini (“The Sopranos”) in one of his last roles.
PNP will release the film theatrically across Canada starting on October 18th. Confirmed locations include Toronto’s Carlton theater on October 18th, and The Roxy in Saskatoon on November 1, and Ottawa’s Mayfair Theater on Nov. 22n
VIOLET & DAISY stars Saoirse Ronan and Alexis Bledel as two young, pop culture-obsessed assassins in New York City who accept what they think will be a quick and easy job until an unexpected target, played by James Gandolfini, throws their plan into chaos. The film is Oscar®-winning screenwriter Geoffrey Fletcher’s (PRECIOUS: BASED ON THE NOVEL PUSH BY SAPPHIRE) directorial debut. Fletcher produces with John Penotti and Bonnie Timmermann.