Focus Featureshas finalised major sales from the European Film Market on two key titles, UntitledZhang Yimou Epic and DaveChappelle's Block Party.
Rights to Zhang Yimou's upcoming period epic went to Tobisfor Germany, RAI for Italy, Nordisk for Scandinavia, RCV for Benelux, Odeon forGreece, Shani for Israel and Eco Filmes for Portugal.
Remainingterritories are in negotiations for Focus' seventh collaboration with producerBill Kong and the company's third project with Zhang, following Hero and House Of Flying Daggers.
DaveChappelle's Block Party,which received its European premiere in the Berlinale's Panorama Dokumenteprogram, went to Optimum for the UK, Sandrew Metronome for Scandinavia, A-Filmfor Benelux, Avex for Japan, Hopscotch for Australia, Odeon for Greece and EcoFilmes for Portugal.
The real-lifeconcert film directed by Michel Gondry opens in the US on Mar 3.
"We aredelighted to have completed such a productive market," said AlisonThompson, president of international sales and distribution.
"This hasproved to be another very successful EFM across the industry and as always, hasserved as a strong platform for international sales."
Focus FeaturesInternational's current slate includes Ben Younger's Prime starring Meryl Streep and Uma Thurman, Fearless(excluding Asia)starring Jet Li, Isabel Coixet's The Secret Life Of Words, starring Sarah Polley, Tim Robbins, andJavier Camara, and Christophe Gans' upcoming video game adaptation SilentHill, which stars RadhaMitchell.