DMVB nabs ‘Leyton’

World Brief

Thierry Forte’s Paris-based production and sales company DMVB has taken international sales rights to San Sebastian competition player “El Leyton,” helmed by Chile’s Gonzalo Justiniano.

DMVB co-produced the film with Chile’s Cinecorp and Television Acional de Chile.

A study of the sexual psychosis inspiring Latino machismo, “El Leyton” portrays a womanizer who ruins his best friend’s life by attempting to seduce his wife.

The pickup continues Forte’s close relationship with Spanish-lingo cinema. He co-produced high-profile pics such as Agustin Diaz Yanes’ “No News From God,” starring Penelope Cruz and Victoria Abril. Pic screened at the San Sebastian film fest Wednesday.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Film News from Variety