Foreign releases slated for Shameless

By FNE Staff
    Shameless, the 2008 film from acclaimed Czech director Jan Hřebejk will open in Polish cinemas September 18, and is scheduled for US distribution in February 2010.

    The film was picked up by Menemsha Films founder Neil Friedman, who has a long history of distributing Hřebejk's films in North America.

    According to the Prague Monitor, the film will be distributed on 60 copies in Poland. The film topped the Czech box office charts when it was released in fall 2008, taking in over 2 million Euros by the end of the year.