Radu Mihaileanu's LiveAnd Become (Vas Vis Et Deviens) which screened in Panorama was a bigseller for Films Distribution.
The film, about Jews airlifted from Africa byIsrael, was sold to Golem for Spain, Seville for Canada, Cinestar for Austria,Telepool for Germany, Artfilm for Brazil, Cine TV Y Video for Mexico, Hopscotchfor Australia and New Zealand, Budapest Film for Hungary, Future Film forScandinavia, Prooptiki for Greece, Bulgaria and the Ex-Yugoslavia, Bir Film forTurkey, Agora for Sweden and Independenta for Romania. In co-productionterritory Belgium, Belga Films will distribute.
Un Fil A La Patte, Michel Deville's period sex comedy, continues tosell well. Scandinavian rights were bought by Hidalgo Film Distribution withTurkey going to Belje.
The Cannes-tipped MerryChristmas by Christophe Carion, was pre-sold to Hopscotch for Australia andNew Zealand, Seville for Canada and Filmtrade for Greece.