Focus Features International pic stars Jude Law
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions has secured Germany, Austria, German-speaking Switzerland, Eastern Europe, Scandinavia and Latin America in a multi-territory deal for Focus Features International’s “Black Sea,” which stars Jude Law.
“Last King of Scotland” director Kevin Macdonald directed the heist thriller, which tells the story of a laid-off submarine captain so desperate to prove himself that he takes on a dangerous mission to the bottom of the Black Sea.
Backup Media invested against distribution rights in France, Benelux and French-speaking Switzerland. Other territories that sold include E-Stars in China, Top Films for CIS, eOne for Australia and New Zealand, Lev Cinema in Israel and Ster-Kinekor in South Africa.