Latido Films has acquired international rights at Ventana Sur to Colombian director Felipe Cano Ibañez’s upcoming debut La Semila Del Silencio (The Seed Of Silence).

The $750,000 Chapinero Films project is scheduled to shoot in January in Bogota.

Camilo de la Cruz wrote the screenplay about a detective who attempts to unravel a mystery surrounding the death of a human rights attorney.

  • Netflix will premiere Greg Whiteley’s Mitt Romney documentary Mitt exclusively on January 24 2014 following its world premiere in Sundance in the Documentary Premieres section. The Netflix original documentary offers a behind-the-scenes look at the former presidential candidate and will be available to stream in all territories where Netflix is available: the US, Canada, the UK, Ireland, Latin America, Scandinavia and the Netherlands.
  • Dada Films/required viewing will release The Pretty One theatrically in the US on February 7 2014 in New York and Los Angeles followed by expansion. Zoe Kazan, Jake Johnson, Ron Livingston, John Carroll Lynch, Frankie Shaw, Sterling Beaumon, Shae D’lyn, and Dale Raoul star. Kazan plays twins in the coming-of-age comedy about a wallflower who learns how to break out of her shell. Schorr Pictures’s Robin Schorr produced with Provenance Pictures’ Steven Berger. Hector LaMarque, Jann LaMarque, Jenée LaMarque and Chris Ferguson served as executive producers.