Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions have acquired domestic rights to "The Cove," winner of the audience award for documentary at Sundance, with plans for a summer release.
Sundance Film Festival
The 39th edition of New Directors/New Films will open and close with Sundance standouts "Amreeka" and "Push: Based on the Novel by Sapphire."
Magnolia Pictures has secured domestic rights to the romantic comedy "Arlen Faber," starring Jeff Daniels and Lauren Graham.
Lionsgate has acquired Sundance Film Festival winner "Push: Based on the Novel by Sapphire." Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry will team to promote the film.
Samuel Goldwyn has picked up U.S. rights to Sundance competition entry "Cold Souls."
Ben Foster softens his crazy-man shtick to deliver a complex and moving performance in the Iraq War drama.
Eco-activist documentaries don't get much more compelling than "The Cove."
E1 Films, the U.K.-based distribution arm of Canada-based E1 Entertainment, has acquired the U.K. and Ireland rights to helmer Lone Scherfig's Sundance title "An Education," which has just been added…