AV Pictures to handle international sales on a slate of projects from London based Gateway Films

AV Pictures will be handling international sales on the new slate of projects from London based production company Gateway Films.

Amongst the projects, which are all due to go into production in 2010, is Rollover, directed by Jake West, about an ex policeman who thinks his luck has changed when he lands a job looking after a girl band. Noel Clarke and Adam Deacon are attached.

AV will also be selling black comedy The LA Job about two friends who become involved with an infamous London crime boss, which have been produced by Gateway Films together with Adam Ginsberg and William Green of Atlas and will be directed by Scott Kalvert (Basketball Diaries).

Also on the slate is 50/Fifty, a modern heist movie to be directed by Adrian Vitoria about a small time crook who finds himself in debt.

The UK based sales company secured a slew of distribution deals at the European Film Market in Berlin on two other completed projects from London based production company Gateway Films, Mo Ali’s youth action film Shank and Bonded By Blood.

CEO of Gateway Films Terry Stone. “The success of Gateway Films in 2009 has been exceptional.  We have three films due for theatrical release in the UK this year which is an exciting beginning for a new production company