EXCLUSIVE: The Film Sales Company, in Berlin screening Forum selection H., has come on to produce the documentary Sweetheart Deal with Peggy Case and Elisa Haradon.
Haradon and Gabriel Miller direct the film about three heroin addict prostitutes who seek help from a man who is not who he seems to be. The film goes into edit this spring.
Andrew Herwitz’s New York-based The Film Sales Company will also serve as executive producer on Nelson George and Leslie Norville’s documentary A Ballerina’s Tale.
That film is in post and chronicles the life of superstar black ballet dancer Misty Copeland.
FSC holds world rights to Fourm entry and recent Sundance premiere H., directed by Rania Attieh and Daniel Garcia and set in the near future as two women undergo physical and psychological changes as disaster threatens their town.
Herwitz has reported strong buyer interest in Berlin on the documentary Ballet 422. Magnolia holds US rights.