Unexpected writer-director Kris Swanberg has signed with UTA. The film, starring Cobie Smulders and Anders Holm, follows a high school teacher and student who both find themselves unexpectedly pregnant. It had its world premiere yesterday at the Library Center Theatre in Park City. David Kaplan from Animal Kingdom and Andrea Roa from Dark Arts are repping the pic at Sundance.
Swanberg also wrote, directed, produced and starred in the film It Was Great, But I Was Ready To Come Home, which premiered in competition at the SXSW. Additionally, she wrote and directed the feature Empire Builder and the short Baby Mary.