Film Movement has acquired U.S. rights to the Uruguayan narrative pic "The Pope's Toilet" ("El Bano del Papa"), a fest fave that screened in Cannes in Un Certain Regard.
E.L. Doctorow's short story "Jolene" becomes a long, long movie under the direction of Dan Ireland.
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired domestic rights and three international territories for Laurent Cantet's "The Class," the Palme d'Or winner at this year's Cannes fest.
Frank Henenlotter's "Bad Biology" mates a genitally engorged male monster with a blonde babe who has seven sexual organs and a singular case of "permanent sexual arousal."
Ealing Studios Intl. has secured strong sales for its Oscar Wilde adaptation "Dorian Gray" and romantic drama "The Other Man," starring Liam Neeson and Antonio Banderas.