Screen Daily - March 3, 2015
Netflix buying Beasts Of No Nation
The streaming giant has made another major film play, reportedly paying $12m for world rights to Participant Media’s child soldier drama ahead of a likely first best picture Oscar push.
By Jeremy Kay
Idris Elba stars for Cary Fukunaga in Beasts Of No Nation, based on Uzodinma Iweala’s novel about a child soldier in an unnamed West African nation who is commandeered by a warlord after militants kill his father.
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