EFP umbrella companies have busy Asian Film Market
The European Film Promotion (EFP) has announced a slew of sales deals that were struck by companies under its umbrella at Busan’s Asian Film Market (Oct 8-11).
Films screening in the Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) and others showing only in the market sold to territories around the region. French sales company Le Pacte sold BIFF World Cinema selection The Patience Stone [pictured], directed by Atiq Rahimi, to Challan for Korea.
German sales company Sola Media sold family films Victor & The Secret Of Crocodile Mansion to Bounty Film for Australia and Twigson In Trouble to Alto Media for Korea. Sola also sold a package of four films – Victor & The Secret Of Crocodile Mansion, Lotte & The Moonstone Secret, Jelly T and Marco Macoco to Agaligo for Thailand.
Another German sales company Beta Cinema sold Paganini: The Devil’s Violinist to Focus & Company for Korea. French sales company Wide sold Maja Milos’ Clip and Paradise Artificial to Sundream for Hong Kong.