Marcos Bernstein has been hired to adapt the Paulo Coelho novel Eleven Minutes for New Line Cinema, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The erotically charged tale centers on a Brazilian woman who goes to Switzerland to seek her fortune only to find work in a gentleman's club. Her journey of self-discovery takes her on the many roads of sex and love.

Brazilian writer Coelho is the author of the worldwide best-seller "The Alchemist."