K5 International has picked up international sales rights to Susanne Rostock’s Harry Belafonte biopic Sing Your Song following its recent Sundance world premiere.
Belafonte is flying in to Berlin ahead of a series of special screenings here that kick off on Sunday.
Sing Your Song chronicles the singer’s life including his involvement in the US Civil Rights movement. K5’s Carl Clifton and Daniel Baur negotiated the deal with Karol Martesko-Fenster on behalf of S2BN Entertainment.
Michael Cohl, Gina Belafonte, Jim Brown, William Eigen and Julius R Nasso produced.
K5’s slate includes Panorama entry HERE, Mabul and Toast.
- In other Sundance acquisition news, Roadside Attractions will handle the North American release of Maryam Keshavarz’s drama Circumstance, which Participant Media acquired in Park City, and ro*co films picked up North American rights to Jennifer Siebel Newsom’s documentary Miss Representation.