You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Mara picks up ‘Fundamentalist,’ ‘Gangs’

Pics will be released in the U.K. next year

LONDON — Mara Pictures has picked up theatrical rights for the U.K. to Venice Film Festival opener “The Reluctant Fundamentalist” and Indian gangster epic “Gangs of Wasseypur” parts 1 and 2.

The independent U.K. distributor will release helmer Anurag Kashyap’s sprawling two-part tale of mafia clans in Northern India in late 2012 and early 2013.

The Reluctant Fundamentalist,” helmed by Mira Nair, will be released next spring/summer. The film, which stars Riz Ahmed, Kate Hudson and Kiefer Sutherland, receives a gala screening as part of the 56th BFI London Film Festival onThursday.

International sales for “The Reluctant Fundamentalist” are handled by K5 Intl. and “Gangs of Wasseypur” by Elle Driver.

More Film

  • Edward James Olmos Sons of Anarchy

    David Strathairn Starring in Edward James Olmos' 'The Devil Has a Name' (EXCLUSIVE)

    LONDON — Mara Pictures has picked up theatrical rights for the U.K. to Venice Film Festival opener “The Reluctant Fundamentalist” and Indian gangster epic “Gangs of Wasseypur” parts 1 and 2. The independent U.K. distributor will release helmer Anurag Kashyap’s sprawling two-part tale of mafia clans in Northern India in late 2012 and early 2013. […]

  • Like Me

    Film Review: ‘Like Me’

    LONDON — Mara Pictures has picked up theatrical rights for the U.K. to Venice Film Festival opener “The Reluctant Fundamentalist” and Indian gangster epic “Gangs of Wasseypur” parts 1 and 2. The independent U.K. distributor will release helmer Anurag Kashyap’s sprawling two-part tale of mafia clans in Northern India in late 2012 and early 2013. […]

  • Fred Berger, producer of "La La

    After Oscars Mishap, PricewaterhouseCoopers Tightens Envelope Procedures

    LONDON — Mara Pictures has picked up theatrical rights for the U.K. to Venice Film Festival opener “The Reluctant Fundamentalist” and Indian gangster epic “Gangs of Wasseypur” parts 1 and 2. The independent U.K. distributor will release helmer Anurag Kashyap’s sprawling two-part tale of mafia clans in Northern India in late 2012 and early 2013. […]

  • Ant Man Wasp

    Paul Rudd on 'Ant-Man 2,' How Original Film Helped Him Land Role as WWII Spy

    LONDON — Mara Pictures has picked up theatrical rights for the U.K. to Venice Film Festival opener “The Reluctant Fundamentalist” and Indian gangster epic “Gangs of Wasseypur” parts 1 and 2. The independent U.K. distributor will release helmer Anurag Kashyap’s sprawling two-part tale of mafia clans in Northern India in late 2012 and early 2013. […]

  • Minnie Mouse Style

    Crazy for Polka Dots: Minnie Mouse’s Evolving Style

    LONDON — Mara Pictures has picked up theatrical rights for the U.K. to Venice Film Festival opener “The Reluctant Fundamentalist” and Indian gangster epic “Gangs of Wasseypur” parts 1 and 2. The independent U.K. distributor will release helmer Anurag Kashyap’s sprawling two-part tale of mafia clans in Northern India in late 2012 and early 2013. […]

  • minnie Mouse Hollywood Walk of Fame

    Minnie Mouse, Iconic Toon, Finally Gets a Star of Her Own

    LONDON — Mara Pictures has picked up theatrical rights for the U.K. to Venice Film Festival opener “The Reluctant Fundamentalist” and Indian gangster epic “Gangs of Wasseypur” parts 1 and 2. The independent U.K. distributor will release helmer Anurag Kashyap’s sprawling two-part tale of mafia clans in Northern India in late 2012 and early 2013. […]

  • Mother

    Razzies: Jennifer Lawrence, Tom Cruise, Emma Watson Among 2018 Nominees

    LONDON — Mara Pictures has picked up theatrical rights for the U.K. to Venice Film Festival opener “The Reluctant Fundamentalist” and Indian gangster epic “Gangs of Wasseypur” parts 1 and 2. The independent U.K. distributor will release helmer Anurag Kashyap’s sprawling two-part tale of mafia clans in Northern India in late 2012 and early 2013. […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content