MK2 takes ride on ‘Elephant’

Cannes-bound project gets French taker

LONDON — Gus Van Sant’s HBO movie “Elephant” has been picked up in France by Gallic distrib MK2.

It’s the first theatrical deal that HBO Intl. has signed anywhere in the world for the teen-violence movie.

The deal secures a French partner to help the U.S. paybox with the pic’s launch at the Cannes Film Festival, where it is playing in the main competition.

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