July 19, 2007 Arcana Studio’s GearHead, by Dennis Hopeless and Kevin Mellon, has been optioned by Darius Films. GearHead is a teenage girl that digs hot rods in a world of superhero politicians and electric cars.
Darius is a Toronto-based production company with over a dozen films in its portfolio, with music ‘mock-umentary’ The Life and Hard Times of Guy Terrifico and Weirdsville perhaps its best known releases. Cory Kinney, who directed short films The Chair and The Sparkle Lite Motel is attached.
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