Company picks up distribution rights from Studiocanal
Didier Brunner and Les Armateurs (“Triplets of Belleville,” “The Secret of Kells”) with the participation of Studiocanal, Maybe Movies, La Parti Prods., Melusine Prods. and France 3 Cinema. Studiocanal manages all rights as well as the international sales. GKids titles “A Cat in Paris” and “Chico and Rita” received Oscar nominations this year. The company has recently announced acquisitions of “From Up on Poppy Hill” (Studio Ghibli, Japan), “Zarafa” (Pathe, France), “The Rabbi’s Cat” (TF1, France), “A Letter to Momo” (Production I.G., Japan), “Le Tableau” (Rezo, France) and “Wrinkles” (Six Sales, Spain).