Sony Pictures and Sony Home Entertainment has picked up the Cannes Festival hit film, Southland Tales from director Richard Kelly.

The film is set in a postapocalyptic Los Angeles, 2008 in the middle of a major heat wave; The Hollywood Reporter adds that it stars Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, Sarah Michelle Gellar, and Seann William Scott.

No word on a distribution date for Southland Tales, or which company will distribute.