IFC has picked up the drama, AMERICANese for its First Take Pictures.

The film is based on Shawn Wong's novel about Asian-American identity, American Knees, which centers on the relationships between Chinese-American Raymond Ding and a number of his paramours, notes Variety.

A 2007 release is set for AMERICANese simultaneously in theaters and on-demand for Comcast and Cablevision.