Distribs join for twin pic

IFC, Tartan pact to pick up 'Brothers'

Distribs IFC Films and Tartan Films have pacted to pick up North American and U.K. rights to helming duo Keith Fulton and Louis Pepe’s “Brothers of the Head,” which preemed in Toronto last year.

Pic is the feature debut for Fulton and Pepe, who previously teamed on the docu “Lost in La Mancha,” about helmer Terry Gilliam. IFC released that film.

“Head” centers on conjoined twins plucked from obscurity by a 1970s music promoterwho are groomed to become a boy band.

Film, skedded to roll out in July, stars real-life (but not conjoined) twins Harry and Luke Treadaway.

Pic was produced by Simon Channing Williams and Gail Egan; FilmFour financed in association with EM Media and Screen East.

Hanway Films reps overseas rights.

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:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com 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

Loading