SAN SEBASTIAN, Spain - L.A.-based sales-production company FiGa has initiated impressive early sales on Venezuelan Mariana Rondon's San Sebastian competition player "Pelo Malo" (Bad Hair), a small…
Eric Lagesse's Pyramide Intl. has closed a flurry of deals on Argentinean Lucia Puenzo's "Wakolda," Manoel de Oliveira's "Gebo and the Shadow" and Jeanne Moreau starrer "A Lady in Paris."
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Guardians of the Galaxy
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Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
Eric Lagesse's Paris-based shingle Pyramide Intl. has closed sales on Ilmar Raag's"Une Estonienne Paris" ("A Lady in Paris"), a Locarno standout, to major territories.
New York-based Film Movement has acquired North-American rights to Contemporary World Cinema contender "Three Worlds," a French drama helmed by Catherine Corsini.
Fest boasts 20 French co-prods, plus involvement in many others
Pyramide Films has acquired French rights to William Friedkin's Venice Competition hit "Killer Joe."
Film Movement has acquired all North American rights to the Pyramide-sold Italian erotic drama "Cosa voglio di piu" (Come Undone) helmed by Silvio Soldini.
Admissions for French films abroad last year jumped 17% to a record 78 million, according to statistics unveiled Friday.