EXCLUSIVE: 101 nabs UK rights to thriller.

UK genre sales outfit Devilworks has sold thriller Black Mountain Side to UK distributor 101 Films.

The deal was negotiated between CEO of Devilworks Matteo Rolleri and head of acquisitions at 101 Films Steve Davey.

Devilworks is debuting the psychological horror in Cannes.

The film follows a group of archaeologists who begin to fall ill after uncovering a stone structure in the snow, engraved with indecipherable archaic writings and symbols.

CEO of Devilworks Matteo Rolleri commented: “Black Mountain Side is a truly atmospheric psychological journey on ice; we’re delighted to work with 101 Films, who showed great enthusiasm in the film.”