Submarine has licensed all US rights excluding TV broadcast to Greg Barker’s documentary film to Music Box Films.
Films We Like has acquired all Canadian rights. David Koh and Josh Braun of Submarine negotiated on behalf of the director and producers with Ed Arentz and William Schopf of Music Box and Ron Mann of Films We Like Canada.
Music Box Films will stage a theatrical run later this year for an Academy qualification run, while Films We Like will release in theatres later this year.
The Passion Pictures and Motto Pictures Production premiered at Sundance and profiles people who stand up and fight for their beliefs.
John Battsek, Julie Goldman and Barker produced.