Constantin Film-backed Upgrade partners with Shochiku for Japanese adaptation

Matt Brodlie and Jonathan Kier’s Upgrade Productions has partnered with Japanese outfit Shochiku to produce an adaptation of Minae Mizumura’s A True Novel. The eight-part Japanese-language series is being written by Riko Sakaguchi (The Tale of the Princess Kaguya) and is based on the 2003 novel, which itself was inspired by Emily Bronte’s Wuthering Heights. The story […]