Icon Entertainment International (IEI) has scored big sales on its Mel Gibson-starrer How I Spent My SummerVacation about a career criminal caught by Mexican authorities who is sent to a dangerous prison and has to learn how to survive. Adrian Grunberg is directing.
Concorde/Telemunchen has taken Germany, Metropolitan has taken France and Eagle has taken Italy while other buyers include Benelux (Paradiso}, Eastern Europe (Revolutionary Releasing), Scandinavia (Svensk), Portugal (Lusomundo), Turkey (Fida), Sout Africa (Nu Metro), Middle East (Prime Pictures), Philippines(Pioneer ), Indonesia (PT Amero), Taiwan (SSG) and Thailand (Sahamongkolfilm).
Icon will handle the film in the UK and Australia. The film will start shooting on location in Mexico in March.