Films Distribution has reported a busy market concluding sales on Happy Ever Afters in Australia (Hopscotch) and Germany (Telepool) with US negotiations currently underway for the film, which stars Sally Hawkins.
Un Certain Regard title Eyes Wide Open has sold to Haut et Court in France and is also expected to go to the US by the end of the week.
While, Directors’ Fortnight title Yuki & Nina has sold to Korea’s Gin Gin as has It’s Not Me I Swear. Un Certain Regard selection Tomorrow At Dawn sold to Greece’s Word of Mouth, which also picked up Joachim Lafosse’s Private Lessons.
Other market titles to find buyers included Daniel Monzon’s Cell 21 in Germany (Senator) and Pierre Thoretton’s YSL documentary to Switzerland (Frenetic).