Parlay announces agreements for Heckerling romcom
Deals have been closed for several foreign markets on Amy Heckerling’s romantic comedy “Vamps.”Parlay Films announced Saturday at the Toronto Film Festival that it had closed deals on Germany with Wild Bunch and France with Metropolitan. Pic’s written and directed by Amy Heckerling (“Clueless”) starring Alicia Silverstone and Krysten Ritter as two young beautiful female vampires living the good nightlife in modern day New York. The film co-stars Dan Stevens, Richard Lewis, Sigourney Weaver, Wallace Shawn, Justin Kirk, Malcolm McDowell and Kristen Johnston. Other foreign sales include eOne in Benelux, Tanweer in India/Pakistan, Swen in Brazil, Leopolis in CIS/Baltic States, SPI for Eastern Europe, Village Roadshow in Greece/Cyprus, Myndform in Iceland, PT Amero in Indonesia, CineSky for Intl Airlines, Shapira Films LTD. via Fintage in Israel, Eagle in the Middle East, Pioneer in the Philippines, PRIS Audiovisuais in Portugal, Scanbox in Scandinavia, Shaw in Singapore, Nu Metro in South Africa, Ascot in Switzerland, Serenity in Taiwan, and Pinema in Turkey. Cassian Elwes and Kevin Iwashina are handling the domestic rights at the Toronto International Film Festival. “Vamps” is produced by Lauren Versel under her Lucky Monkey Pictures banner, Molly Hassell, Stuart Cornfeld’s Red Hour Films and Lucky Monkey Pictures partner Maria Teresa Arida.