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MUDBOUND DIRECTOR DEE REES JOINS ANONYMOUS CONTENT X SOMESUCH.
29 January 2018

‘Mudbound' director Dee Rees has joined Anonymous Content x Somesuch for UK and US representation. Rees's tale of racial division in 1940s Mississippi recently garnered four Academy Award nominations - now she's keen to replicate her film success in the commercial realm.


'Mudbound', eh? Rees's highly-charged drama hit Netflix in late 2017. Adapted from Hillary Jordan's novel, the film confirms Netflix's status as a Hollywood player. More importantly, it confirms Rees as a standout talent.


Since making waves with 2011's LGBT drama 'Pariah', Rees has always pursued challenging material. It's little wonder Anonymous Content were keen to join forces on both sides of the Atlantic.


Dee is a fearless talent and an important voice in our industry.

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Anonymous Content's MD and Partner, Eric Stern, says: "Dee is a fearless talent and an important voice in our industry. We couldn't be happier that she's joined the Anonymous Content family."


Rees looks forward to her first commercial script: "I'm very excited to be working with the cool creators and storytellers over at Anonymous Content and can't wait to play around with some fun and interesting short-form art."

For more on Dee Rees, ring Somesuch's Seth Wilson on 020 3487 1270 or email him via seth@somesuch.co.

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