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Jill Soloway to write, direct 'Ten Aker Wood' for Amazon Studios

Jill Soloway to write, direct 'Ten Aker Wood' for Amazon Studios

"Transparent" creator Jill Soloway will co-write and direct "Ten Aker Wood" for Amazon Studios, Variety has learned.

The film is billed as a coming-of-age story; it centers on a woman in a failing marriage who leaves Los Angeles to live on a pot farm in Northern California. There she falls in love with a biker and embraces an outlaw lifestyle.

Soloway, a Chicago native and and alumna of the Annoyance Theatre, isn't the only high-profile director in the Amazon stable. The studio is also working on a Barry Levinson ("Rain Man") film about the Los Angeles comedy scene of the 1960s and '70s.

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