Oscilloscope Buys Eugene Jarecki’s ‘The King:’ Sundance Docu On Elvis Presley Demise Mirrors U.S. In Trump Age
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EXCLUSIVE: On the eve of Sundance, Oscilloscope has acquired North American rights to The King, the Eugene Jarecki-directed documentary in which the filmmaker takes Presley's 1963 Rolls Royce on a musical road trip along the singer’s geographical touchstones. The film traces where Presley lost himself to excess, a metaphor where where America stands in the era of Donald Trump, he said. Steven Soderbergh is the exec producer on the film, which was shown in early form at…

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