Jasmila Zbanic's Golden Bear winner Grbavica has been picked up byVentura Film for theatrical release in Germany later this year, while Switzerland's Trigon-Filmplans to release the mother-daughter drama in the aftermath of the Bosnian warthis autumn.

TheAustrian-Bosnian-German-Croatian co-production will be opened by Polyfilm in Austria next week on March 3 with a specialpremiere at Vienna's FrauenFilmTage (Women'sFilmDays) the evening before.

Meanwhile,German DVD distributor EpixMedia has announced the acquisition of a number of titles at last week's EuropeanFilm Market for video/DVD release. Epix bought the Oscar-nominateddocumentary Murderball from THINKFilmand four titles from Nonstop Sales: John Saylespolitical comedy Silver City, Arild Ostin Ommundsen's love story Monsterthursday, Agust Gudmundsson's The Seagull's Laughter, and Michael Hjorth's horror film TheUnknown. In addition, Epix's horror division wassupplemented by the acquisition of Johannes Roberts' Darkhunters (from American WorldPictures) and Ti West's The Roost(from Fabrication Films).