Alex De La Iglesia’s film played as a special screening at the Berlinale and receives its North American premiere in Tribeca.
As Luck Would Have It stars Jose Mota, Salma Hayek, Blanco Portillo, and Fernando Tejero and earned Goya nominations for Hayek and Mota.
Andres Vicente Gomez and Ximo Perez produced and Jenette Kahn and Adam Richman served as executive producers on the story about a broke advertising executive who turns a personal crisis into a media spectacle.
Sundance Selects/IFC Films director of acquisitions and productions Jeff Deutchman negotiated the deal with Marina Fuentes of 6 Sales.
- Variance Films will handle the US theatrical release of Spike Lee’s Red Hook Summer on Aug 10.
- Cinedigm has acquired US distribution rights to 22 Bullets starring Jean Reno and plans to release the French crime thriller in theatres, on VoD and across digital platforms.