You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Carmen picks up ‘Gang’

Adding to its trove of mainstream Spanish movies — “Unit 7,” “I Want You,” “Three Steps Above Heaven” — Russia’s Carmen Films has moved to buy Fernando Colomo’s period comedy “Picasso’s Gang” from Madrid-based sales agent Imagina Intl. Sales.

Deal went down at Berlin’s European Film Market.

Move comes after “I Want You,” also sold by Imagina, scored $6.1 million in Russia, a standout result for a Spanish-language film.

Inspired by the real-life 1911 theft of the Mona Lisa from the Louvre, comedy portrays Picasso’s marginal involvement in the robbery.

More Film

  • The Rock Rampage

    China Box Office: 'Rampage' Wins Quiet Weekend

    Adding to its trove of mainstream Spanish movies — “Unit 7,” “I Want You,” “Three Steps Above Heaven” — Russia’s Carmen Films has moved to buy Fernando Colomo’s period comedy “Picasso’s Gang” from Madrid-based sales agent Imagina Intl. Sales. Deal went down at Berlin’s European Film Market. Move comes after “I Want You,” also sold […]

  • British Actor and Model Alex Pettyfer

    Alex Pettyfer Opens Up About Celebrity and Directing His Sexy Drama 'Back Roads'

    Adding to its trove of mainstream Spanish movies — “Unit 7,” “I Want You,” “Three Steps Above Heaven” — Russia’s Carmen Films has moved to buy Fernando Colomo’s period comedy “Picasso’s Gang” from Madrid-based sales agent Imagina Intl. Sales. Deal went down at Berlin’s European Film Market. Move comes after “I Want You,” also sold […]

  • Zoe Ewan McGregor

    Tribeca Film Review: 'Zoe'

    Adding to its trove of mainstream Spanish movies — “Unit 7,” “I Want You,” “Three Steps Above Heaven” — Russia’s Carmen Films has moved to buy Fernando Colomo’s period comedy “Picasso’s Gang” from Madrid-based sales agent Imagina Intl. Sales. Deal went down at Berlin’s European Film Market. Move comes after “I Want You,” also sold […]

  • James Cameron Pandora World of Avatar

    James Cameron Talks Plans for Five 'Avatar' Films & More 'Terminator'

    Adding to its trove of mainstream Spanish movies — “Unit 7,” “I Want You,” “Three Steps Above Heaven” — Russia’s Carmen Films has moved to buy Fernando Colomo’s period comedy “Picasso’s Gang” from Madrid-based sales agent Imagina Intl. Sales. Deal went down at Berlin’s European Film Market. Move comes after “I Want You,” also sold […]

  • Rampage

    Dwayne Johnson's 'Rampage' Continues to Roar Overseas

    Adding to its trove of mainstream Spanish movies — “Unit 7,” “I Want You,” “Three Steps Above Heaven” — Russia’s Carmen Films has moved to buy Fernando Colomo’s period comedy “Picasso’s Gang” from Madrid-based sales agent Imagina Intl. Sales. Deal went down at Berlin’s European Film Market. Move comes after “I Want You,” also sold […]

  • No Merchandising. Editorial Use Only. No

    Box Office: 'A Quiet Place' Back on Top, 'Super Troopers 2' Smokes Projections

    Adding to its trove of mainstream Spanish movies — “Unit 7,” “I Want You,” “Three Steps Above Heaven” — Russia’s Carmen Films has moved to buy Fernando Colomo’s period comedy “Picasso’s Gang” from Madrid-based sales agent Imagina Intl. Sales. Deal went down at Berlin’s European Film Market. Move comes after “I Want You,” also sold […]

  • 'The Night Eats the World' Review

    Tribeca Film Review: 'The Night Eats the World'

    Adding to its trove of mainstream Spanish movies — “Unit 7,” “I Want You,” “Three Steps Above Heaven” — Russia’s Carmen Films has moved to buy Fernando Colomo’s period comedy “Picasso’s Gang” from Madrid-based sales agent Imagina Intl. Sales. Deal went down at Berlin’s European Film Market. Move comes after “I Want You,” also sold […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content