Total is a 47% increase on previous record from 2017.
The event confirmed on Twitter that it will take place from Tuesday 14 to Saturday 25 May 2019.
Feature marks South Korean auteur Lee’s first film in eight years since Poetry.
Sales include UK/Ireland, Japan and French-speaking territories.
Surprise twist in the long-running battle between Paulo Branco and Terry Gilliam over rights to ‘The Man Who Killed Don Quixote’
Lionsgate for UK, Universum for Germany and Metropolitan for France among buyers.
The film won four awards at this year’s London Independent Film Festival.
Distributor’s second acquisition from Cannes after Birds Of Passage.
Pawel Pawlikowski won best director for the film in Cannes.
The company has also presold Summit Fever to Koch Films for Germany.
Biopic stars Renée Zellweger, scheduled for delivery in early 2019.