Focus Features International has reported its most successful
She also said that the company is avoiding commitment to any longterm output deals and spreads the films as much aspossible across a variety of distributors in each territory.
In France, Focus sold David Cronenberg's Eastern Promises as well as the comedy Balls Of Fury to Metropolitan; Zhang Yimou's The Curse OfThe Golden Flower went to M6/SND in France as did horror remake TheHitcher, while Michel Gondry's next film Be Kind Rewind starring Jack Black andPeter Hedges' Dan In Real Life withSteve Carrell went to Europa.
Icon also bought Dan In Real Life as well as The Hitcher for
Thompson said she is still in final negotiations on the films in