South Korean director Kim Ki-duk's latest project
Sales agent Cineclick Asia says that a deal has also beencompleted with France's Pretty Pictures which, together with Japan, means that80% of the budget is covered.
Kim's previous two filmshave both performed well overseas, with SamaritanGirl winning Best Director at Berlin and Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring earning $900,000 afterfive weeks on release in North America.
Cineclick has also almost sold out on competition title
Meanwhile horror title TheDoll Master was pre-sold to Thailand's Nontanund, with managing directorSuh Youngjoo saying that remake interest in the film from Hollywood majors ishigh.