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High-profile titles on the sales block in Toronto

Here are a buzzy few

Buyers hit Toronto looking for action

AFTERSHOCK

Director: Nicolas Lopez

Producers: Miguel Asensio, Brian Oliver, Eli Roth

Cast: Eli Roth, Andrea Osvart, Ariel Levy

Sales: FilmNation Entertainment

BYZANTIUM

Director: Neil Jordan

Producers: Stephen Woolley, Alan Moloney, Elizabeth Karlsen, William D. Johnson, Sam Englebardt

Cast: Gemma Arterton, Saoirse Ronan

Sales: West End (international), CAA/WME (U.S.)

CAN A SONG SAVE YOUR LIFE

Director: John Carney

Producers: Anthony Bregman, Exclusive Media

Cast: Keira Knightley, Mark Ruffalo

Sales: Exclusive Media

DETROIT UNLEADED

Director: Rola Nashef

Producers: Leon Toomey, Rola Nashef

Cast: E.L. Assi, Nada Shouayib, Mike Batayeh

Sales: ICM Partners

FRANCES HA

Director: Noah Baumbach

Producers: Noah Baumbach, Lila Yacoub, Scott Rudin, Rodrigo Teixeira

Cast: Greta Gerwig, Mickey Sumner

Sales: UTA

GINGER & ROSA

Director: Sally Potter

Producers: Christopher Sheppard, Andrew Litvin

Cast: Elle Fanning, Christina Hendricks, Annette Bening

Sales: Cinetic (U.S.); the Match Factory (international)

HOW TO MAKE MONEY SELLING DRUGS

Director: Matthew Cooke

Cast: 50 Cent, Eminem, Woody Harrelson, Susan Sarandon, Arianna Huffington, David Simon, “Freeway” Rick Ross.

Producers: Bert Marcus, Adrian Grenier

Sales: ICM Partners and Larry Kopeikin

THE ICEMAN

Director: Ariel Vromen

Cast: Michael Shannon, Winona Ryder, James Franco

Producers: Ehud Bleiberg, Ariel Vromen, Avi Lerner

Sales: Millennium Films/Nu-Image

IMOGENE

Directors: Shari Springer Berman, Robert Pulcini

Cast: Kristen Wiig, Annette Bening, Matt Dillon, Darren Criss

Producers: Trudie Styler, Celine Rattray

Sales: UTA

KON-TIKI

Directors: Joachim Roenning, Espen Sandberg

Producers: Jeremy Thomas, Aage Aaberge

Cast: Pal Sverre Valheim Hagen, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Gustaf Skarsgard

Sales: HanWay Films

THE LORDS OF SALEM

Director: Rob Zombie

Producers: Rob Zombie, Jason Blum, Andy Gould, Oren Peli

Cast: Sheri Moon Zombie, Bruce Davidson

Sales: Submarine

MIDNIGHT’S CHILDREN

Director: Deepa Mehta

Producers: David Hamilton

Cast: Satya Bhabha, Shahana Goswami, Rajat Kapoor

Sales: FilmNation

MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING

Director: Joss Whedon

Producers: Daniel Kaminsky, Joss Whedon

Cast, Nathan Fillion, Clark Gregg

Sales: CAA

PLACE BEYOND THE PINES

Director: Derek Cianfrance

Producers: Sidney Kimmel, Lynette Howell, Alex Orlovsky, Jamie Patricoff

Cast: Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, Eva Mendes

Sales: Sierra/Affinity (international); co-repped by CAA and WME (U.S.)

THE RELUCTANT FUNDAMENTALIST

Director: Mira Nair

Producers: Lydia Dean Pilcher

Cast: Riz Ahmed, Liev Schreiber, Kiefer Sutherland and Kate Hudson

Sales: K5 (international); Cinetic Media (U.S.)

THANKS FOR SHARING

Director: Stuart Blumberg

Producers: William Migliore, David Koplan, Leslie Urdang, Miranda De Pencier, Dean Vanech

Cast: Mark Ruffalo, Gwyneth Paltrow, Tim Robbins

Sales: UTA/WME

THE TIME BEING

Director: Nenad Cicin-Sain

Producer: Richard N. Gladstein

Cast: Wes Bentley, Frank Langella

Sales: FilmColony

THEATER OF DREAMS

Director: David Scheinmann

Producers: Manuela Noble, Justin Peyton, Ben Timlett

Cast: Brian Cox, Natascha McElhone

Sales: Intandem

TO THE WONDER

Director: Terrence Malick

Producers: Nicolas Gonda, Sarah Green

Cast: Ben Affleck, Rachel McAdams, Javier Bardem

Sales: FilmNation (international), CAA (U.S.)

WHAT MAISIE KNEW

Directors: Scott McGehee, David Siegel

Producers: William Teitler, Charles Weinstock, Daniela Taplin Lundberg, Daniel Crown

Cast: Alexander Skarsgard, Steve Coogan

Sales: Fortissimo Films (international); WME (U.S.)Sales: Fortissimo Films (international); WME (U.S.)

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