According to Variety, Fox Searchlight has bought the pitch Scrolls for Indian-born filmmaker Kiran Ramchandran to write and direct.
Inspired by an ancient Indian legend, film follows a soul's journey through three lifetimes. Ramchandran originally developed the idea with Gotham Chopra, son of Deepak Chopra.
Hadeel Reda will produce. Fox Searchlight VP Lawrence Grey and director of production Jeff Arkuss will oversee for specialty division.
Ramchandran also is directing Kid Bang for Searchlight. The feature is expanded from a short film he wrote and directed for Fox Searchlab.