Buyers laugh along with Magnolia's hot comedies
EXCLUSIVE: Magnolia International’s Laird Adamson reports busy business on two hot titles - Bobcat Goldthwait’s God Bless America and recent Sundance selection Tim & Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie [pictured].
God has gone to the UK (StudioCanal), France (Potemkine), Japan (Transformer), Russia (Maywin), with deals close in Germany and Latin America. The film, about a guy with a brain tumour who starts killing reality TV stars, premiered in Toronto.
Tim & Eric, directed by cult TV stars Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, has sold to Canada (Mongrel), Australia/New Zealand (Madman), Middle East (ECS), Iceland (Greenlight), with a UK deal in the works.