Woody Allen`s next movie to shoot in Rhode Island

PTI| Last Updated: Jun 04, 2014, 10:06 AM IST

Los Angeles: Filmmaker Woody Allen has opted to shoot his yet untitled film in Rhode Island, with lensing slated to start in July.

Allen shot his last film, `Magic in the Moonlight`, on the French Riviera. His previous `Blue Jasmine` was shot in New York and San Francisco, reportedly.

Last month Emma Stone and Joaquin Phoenix had been set to star with Allen, who is expected to write, produce and direct the film. No distributor is yet on board.

Casting on the untitled film is beginning next week with the movie is described as a contemporary story with academics, graduate students and middle and working-class characters.