Doc & Film travels with The Minister, A Woman
EXCLUSIVE: Paris-based Doc & Film is reporting brisk sales on several of its EFM titles.
Paris-based Doc & Film is reporting brisk sales on several of its EFM titles.
The Minister (which received 11 Cesar nominations) has sold to Australia and New Zealand (Aztec), Poland (Against Gravity) and Sweden (Njuta Fims). Oher territories are under negotiation, among them Germany, Italy & Finland.
Meanwhile, the company has confirmed a number of deals on Rachid Bouchareb’s Just Like A Woman. The film, starring Sienna Miller and Roschdy Zem, has gone to Artificial Eye in the UK, Madman in Australia, MInerva in Italy, Golem in Spain, Strada in Greece, MCF in ex-Yugoslavia, Imovision in Brazil and Swallow Wings in Taiwan.
The film is produced by Taghit LLC , Cohen Media Group, 3B Productions, Arte France , the Bureau UK, Doha Film Institute, Tassili Films and Minerva Pictures Group.Its first marketing screening (for buyers only) is on Saturday. The road movie will surface first in France on French TV but is also likely to have some festival play.
Festival premieres from Doc & Film are The Virgin, The Copts and Me by Namir Abdel Messeh (Panorama Dokumente), No Man’s Zone by Toshi Fujiwara (Forum), Spain by Aja Salomonowitz (Forum), Golden Slumbers by Davy Chou (Forum) and Soldier/Citizen by Silvina Landsmann (Forum).