Film unit acquires rights to Spanish thriller
IFC Films has acquired U.S. rights to Spanish thriller “Cell 211,” directed by Daniel Monzon. Pic preemed at this year’s Venice and Toronto fests and will open the Film Society of Lincoln Center’s Spanish Cinema Now series this evening.
Monzon’s fourth film stars Luis Tosar, Alberto Ammann, Antonio Resines, Marta Etura and Carlos Bardem (brother of thesp Javier Bardem). IFC will release the movie in 2010 via its Festival Direct VOD platform.