Sierra/Affinity chief Nick Meyer has hailed the company’s best market ever after completing key sales on Shot Caller, A Willing Patriot and Comancheria, among others.
“We have been strategically building our company and platform in order to capitalise on these kinds of moments,” said Meyer.
Rights to thriller All I See Is You have gone to Eagle Pictures in Italy and Main Title Pictures in South Korea.
Marc Forster will direct from a screenplay he co-wrote with Sean Conway. Blake Lively, Jason Clarke, Ahna O’Reilly, Wes Chatham, Miguel Fernandez and Danny Huston star and SC International Pictures, LINK Entertainment, 2Dux2 and Wing And A Prayer Pictures produce.
The Coldest City starring Charlize Theron will open in the US via Focus Features. David Leitch and Chad Stahelski will direct the spy thriller from Denver and Delilah Productions, Oni Press, Sierra Pictures drama from Kurt Johnstad’s screenplay.
Universal Pictures International Productions has picked up the UK, Australia and New Zealand, Benelux, China, France, Germany, Italy, Latin America and Switzerland. DeaPlaneta will distribute in Spain and Freeman Distribution/Monlith/Blitz in Eastern Europe
The upcoming David MacKenzie crime thriller Comancheria will go out in the US via CBS Films and stars Chris Pine, Ben Foster and Jeff Bridges. Red-hot Taylor Sheridan wrote the screenplay. Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, Film 44 and OddLot Entertainment produce.
Eagle Films will distribute in the Middle East, ProRom Media in Eastern Europe, Scanbox in Scandinavia and Wild Bunch has acquired multiple territories.
Mystery thriller The Gift, a Blumhouse International title, has gone to Lionsgate UK in the UK, Vilage Roadshow in Australia and New Zealand, D Films in Canada and Top Films in CIS. STX Entertainment will release in the US. Joel Edgerton directs and also stars alongside Jason Bateman and Rebecca Hall.
The Bold Films and Participant Media thriller Shot Caller from Ric Roman Waugh stars Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and has gone to eOne in the UK, Constantin for German-speaking Europe, Notorious Pictures for Italy, Sun for Latin America and VVS for Canada.
CIA thriller A Willing Patriot starring Liam Neeson (pictured) from director Martin Zandvliet has gone in: Latin America and Spain (Sun), German-speaking Europe and Benelux (Splendid), Italy (Eagle Pictures), Eastern Europe (Freeman Distribution/Monlith/Blitz), Scandinavia (Scanbox Entertainment), France (Selective) and Italy (Eagle).
Jason Keller writes the screenplay for Hollywood Gang, Film 360 and MadRiver Pictures.