Roadside Attractions has acquired U.S. and Canadian rights to Lady Macbeth, the debut feature film from UK theater director William Oldroyd. Scripter Alice Birch adapts Nikolai Leskov’s 1865 novella Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District for the pic, which had its world premiere last week in the Platforms section at the Toronto Film Festival. Florence Pugh, Cosmo Jarvis, Paul Hilton, Naomi Ackie and Christopher Fairbank star.