Bavaria Film Intl. has picked up international rights to upcoming Un Certain Regard screeners “And Along Come Tourists” and “El bano del papa” (The Pope’s Toilet) ahead of next week’s Cannes Film Festival.
“Tourists” was produced by Hans-Christian Schmid’s Berlin-based 23|5 Filmproduktion in co-production with ZDF. It’s 23|5’s second film following Schmid’s religious psychodrama “Requiem,” which screened at last year’s Berlinale.
“El bano del papa” was produced by Uruguay’s Laroux Cine and co-produced by Serge Catoire of France’s Chaya Films and Fernando Mereilles’ Brazilian shingle o2 Filmes.