Bill Gavin's Gavin Films hassold North American rights to Mothers And Daughters to SalonEntertainment.
The US distributor isplanning a theatrical release for the low-budget British comedy, written,directed and produced by actors Hannah Davis and David Conolly exploring thetangled love lives and family relationships of middle class Londoners.
"Salon is making a verysignificant financial commitment to its acquisition and theatrical release.This sale really underlines the potential for original independent films likeHannah and David's which have been made on the tightest of budgets to find amarket," said Gavin.
Earlier this week, Gavinalso closed a number of deals on Kenny Glenaan's Yasmin, a filmcontroversially snubbed by UK theatrical distributors. Yasmin starArchie Panjabi (Bend It Like Beckham, East is East) is in Berlin as oneof "The Shooting Stars." Kenny Glenaan is also in Berlin where today he will bepresented with the European Templeton Film Award.