Toronto transactions

Fest generated plenty of pickups

September’s Canuck pic fest might not be a formal market, but it still generated plenty of pickups this year. A list of key sales:

U.S. sales

Pic Buyer

“AKA Tommy Chong,” ThinkFilm

“Dave Chapelle’s Block Party,” Rogue Pictures

“Harsh Times,” Bauer Martinez Distribution

“Heart of the Game,” Miramax

“House of Sand,” Sony Pictures Classics

“Thank You for Smoking,” Fox Searchlight

“The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada,” Sony Pictures Classics

“Trust the Man,” Fox Searchlight

“Wah-Wah,” Roadside Attractions

Various territorial deals closed on:



“Lie With Me”

“Look Both Ways”


“Seven Swords”

“Shooting Dogs”


“Twelve and Holding”


*not a festival entry

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