“Midnight in Paris” Gets Acquired by SPC!

With all the “Morning Glory” promotion going on you almost forget about the other exciting projects of Rachel but “Midnight in Paris” is acquired by Sony Pictures Classics. The release date is still unknown. Multiple news sites are reporting that the film will make it’s debut during Film Festival Cannes 2011 which will be held in May of this year. But nothing is confirmed yet.

Sony Pictures Classics has acquired all North American rights to Woody Allen’s latest, Midnight in Paris.

Midnight in Paris is Woody Allen at his most magical,” said SPC’s Michael Barker and Tom Bernard in a joint statement. “We couldn’t be more pleased to be back with Woody, Letty and their entire team, as well as our friends at Mediapro.”

Letty Aronson, Steve Tenenbaum and Jaume Roures produced the film, which was financed by Mediapro, the Spain-based company that also funded Allen’s last two films, Vicky Christina Barcelona and You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger.

Paris stars Kathy Bates, Adrien Brody, Carla Bruni, Marion Cotillard, Rachel McAdams, Michael Sheen and Owen Wilson.

SPC also released Stranger, as well as Allen’s Sweet and Lowdown and Whatever Works.

They have great sensitivity toward my work,” Allen says.