Fortissimo Films has closedseveral sales on Sydney Pollack's documentary Sketches Of Frank Gehry on the eve on Cannes.

The film, which is screeningin official selection out-of-competition at Cannes, has gone to Germany's Kinowelt, Israel's United King and Wise Policy in Japan. It was previously sold to Bim for Italy and Pathe for France and Benelux while Sony Pictures Classics has North Americanrights.

The sale to United King waspart of a package of 10 films also including Un Certain Regard titles Suburban Mayhem and Taxidermia. Meanwhile France's CTV has picked up Little Red Flowers, directed by Zhang Yuan.

Fortissimo also recentlysold US rights to Tsui Hark's SevenSwords to The Weinstein Company, one in a series of domestic deals recentlyconcluded by the company.