Maine-basedValhalla Productions has sold theatrical, home video/DVD and television rightsto the documentary Marilyn's Man to Art Port in Japan and television and video/DVD rights toPeacock Films in Australia and New Zealand.

Bothacquisitions were made at AFM and facilitated by independent films distributorITN Distribution.

Written,directed and produced by Valhalla Productions owner Schani Krug, Marilyn'sMan explores the iconicperformer's early incarnation as Norma Jean.

The picture willgo on limited US theatrical release through ITN on the anniversary of Monroe'sdeath on Aug 5.

ValhallaProductions was set up by Krug in 1999 and is currently in development on thenarrative feature version of Marilyn's Man as well as a number of documentary projects.