Jerrod Carmichael’s Sundance Prize Winner ‘On the Count of Three’ Gets Picked Up By Annapurna Pictures

Jerrod Carmichael’s Sundance Prize Winner ‘On the Count of Three’ Gets Picked Up By Annapurna Pictures On the Count of Three, the feature directorial debut of stand-up comedian Jerrod Carmichael, could count on being picked up for distribution soon after its buzzy premiere at this year’s Sundance Film ...

Annapurna Pictures acquires Sundance drama ‘On The Count Of Three’

Annapurna Pictures acquires Sundance drama ‘On The Count Of Three’ Writers Ari Katcher and Ryan Welch won Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award. Annapurna Pictures is understood to have paid $2m for all North American rights to Jerrod Carmichael’s directorial debut ...

Jerrod Carmichael’s ‘On the Count of Three’ Picked Up by Annapurna for $2 Million

Jerrod Carmichael’s ‘On the Count of Three’ Picked Up by Annapurna for $2 Million Annapurna Pictures has acquired the North American rights to “On the Count of Three,” the film starring and directed by comedian Jerrod Carmichael that premiered at this year’s Sundance. The ...

Annapurna Pictures Lands Jerrod Carmichael’s Sundance Prize Winner ‘On The Count Of Three’; Near $2M For Na Rights

Annapurna Pictures Lands Jerrod Carmichael’s Sundance Prize Winner ‘On The Count Of Three’; Near $2M For Na Rights Exclusive: In a deal around $2 million, Annapurna Pictures has acquired North American rights to On the Count of Three, the 2021 Sundance buzz title that marks the directorial debut of stand-up ...

Sundance: Annapurna Takes Jerrod Carmichael-Directed ‘On the Count of Three’

Sundance: Annapurna Takes Jerrod Carmichael-Directed ‘On the Count of Three’ Jerrod Carmichael’s directorial debut On the Count of Three has gone to Megan Ellison’s Annapurna Pictures for North America. Carmichael and Christopher Abbott star as two best friends as they try to ...

New York State Plots Months-Long Festival to Revitalize Arts

New York State Plots Months-Long Festival to Revitalize Arts New York State is plotting a massive, multi-month festival, NY PopsUp, to reintroduce live entertainment after it was put on hold because of the Covid-19 pandemic. The festival will boast more than ...

On The Count Of Three - Amber Wilkinson - 16548

On The Count Of Three - Amber Wilkinson - 16548 A suicide pact buddy comedy is going to be a hard sell at the best of times, least of all during a global pandemic, but here we are, watching Val and Kevin (Christopher Abbott) reach the end of their ...

Memo to Distributors: Buy These 2021 Sundance Movies

Memo to Distributors: Buy These 2021 Sundance Movies Sundance went virtual for its 2021 edition, but that certainly didn’t slow the market down. Within a matter of days, Apple broke the record for dealmaking at the festival by scoring eventual Grand ...

Film News: That’s a Wrap! 2021 Sundance Film Festival Top Five

Film News: That’s a Wrap! 2021 Sundance Film Festival Top Five Chicago – It was one week of 73 feature films and 50 shorts, and it was shared with a virtual and online audience. The 2021 Sundance Film Festival will be remembered as within the pandemic sphere, but ...

On the Count of Three (Sundance review)

On the Count of Three (Sundance review) Plot: Two best friends (Jerrod Carmichael & Christopher Abbott) make a pact to end their lives, but first they decide to spend their last day tying up loose ends and settling a couple of scores. ...

Sundance 2021 Proved That a Virtual Film Festival Can Be Real

Sundance 2021 Proved That a Virtual Film Festival Can Be Real The Sundance Film Festival always has a few surprises in store. This year, they didn’t come from record-breaking deals or overnight talent discoveries. All of that happened, but the surprise of ...

Sundance Breakouts: Actors Become Directors, Newcomers Become Stars, and More Discoveries from 2021

Sundance Breakouts: Actors Become Directors, Newcomers Become Stars, and More Discoveries from 2021 With just over 70 features, this year’s Sundance Film Festival was smaller than usual, but not any quieter. While Park City was dormant as most audiences viewed the lineup online, the movies drove ...

On The Count of Three: A Nihilist Dark Comedy | Sundance 2021 Video Review

On The Count of Three: A Nihilist Dark Comedy | Sundance 2021 Video Review On The Count of Three, 2021. Directed Jerrod Carmichael. Starring Jerrod Carmichael, Christopher Abbott, Tiffany Haddish, J.B. Smoove, Lavell Crawford, and Henry Winkler. Synopsis: Two guns. Two best ...

Covid Impacts Sundance 2021: Screenings Go Virtual, Films Are Haunted by the Pandemic

Covid Impacts Sundance 2021: Screenings Go Virtual, Films Are Haunted by the Pandemic The Covid-19 pandemic has had a huge impact on the 2021 Sundance Film Festival, which was forced to take place largely online, with scattered outdoor screenings and socially-distanced events in cities ...

On the Count of Three Review – Sundance 2021

On the Count of Three Review – Sundance 2021 The path to making people laugh is a complex and beaten down trail. While Sundance in its history is mostly known as a Mecca of Indie drama, it has played host to some truly incredible comedies. But ...

Film News: Virtual 2021 Sundance Film Festival Keeps Delivering

Film News: Virtual 2021 Sundance Film Festival Keeps Delivering Chicago – The 2021 Sundance Film Festival is now in Day Four, offering over 20 premieres on January 31st. This year’s festival is virtual and online, meaning anyone with a ticket or a pass can indulge ...

‘On the Count of Three’ Review: Jerrod Carmichael and Christopher Abbott Balance Dark Comedy and Suicidal Depression [Sundance 2021]

‘On the Count of Three’ Review: Jerrod Carmichael and Christopher Abbott Balance Dark Comedy and Suicidal Depression [Sundance 2021] There’s a moment in Jerrod Carmichael‘s directorial debut On the Count of Three where the comedian’s character Val delivers a line that feels like it could have easily been part of one of his stand-up ...

Sundance Review: Jerrod Carmichael’s ‘On The Count Of Three’

Sundance Review: Jerrod Carmichael’s ‘On The Count Of Three’ Officially a production of the Covid era—the end credits include such novel crew positions as “Covid compliance officer” and “Covid p.a.”—On the Count of Three plays like a despairing, vaguely comedic ...

Sundance Review: Jerrod Carmichael’s Directorial Debut On the Count of Three Finds Humor in Hopelessness

Sundance Review: Jerrod Carmichael’s Directorial Debut On the Count of Three Finds Humor in Hopelessness Considering the raw, uncomfortable truths found in Jerrod Carmichael’s comedy, the logline of his directorial debut shouldn’t come as a surprise: two friends make a pact to end their lives and ...

2021 Sundance Film Festival Review – On the Count of Three

2021 Sundance Film Festival Review – On the Count of Three On the Count of Three, 2021. Directed by Jerrod Carmichael. Starring Jerrod Carmichael, Christopher Abbott, Tiffany Haddish, J.B. Smoove, Lavell Crawford, and Henry Winkler. Synopsis: Two guns. Two ...

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