Bavaria Film International hada busy Toronto with its shaggy dog story Bombon - El Perro whichratcheted up a pack of high profile sales.

The film was licensed to TF1for France, Cinequanon for Japan, Pathe for the UK, A Film for Benelux, LevFilms for Israel, Audiovisual for Greece and Hopscotch for Australia. The filmis handled by 20th Century Fox in its native Argentina.

Directed by Carlos Sorin and produced by Oscar Kramer,Bombon tells the tale of a jobless mechanic who is given a dog insteadof cash for a car repair.

It was produced by OK! Films and Guacamole Films ofArgentina in co-production with Spain's Wanda Film.