Kino Lorber has acquired all US and Canadian rights to Bent Hamer’s Norwegain foreign-language Oscar submission.
The distributor plans to release 1001 Grams theatrically in the first quarter of 2015, followed by a digital and home media release in the summer.
Ane Dahl Torp plays a recently divorced scientist who re-evaluates her life when she takes the place of her ailing scientist father at an international weights and measures seminar. Kino Lorber negotiated the deal with Les Films du Losange.
- Music Box Films has acquired US and Canadian home entertainment rights to Ryan McGarry’s healthcare documentary Code Black and will distribute on February 24.