IFC Entertainment has added two titles to its day-and-datedistribution funnel IFC First Take - the Argentinian films The Aura and Family Law - which it acquired from Paris-based CelluloidDreams.
Fabian Bielinsky's The Aura centres on a shy taxidermist who accidentally kills a criminal on a hunting trip andadopts the man's scheme to rob a bank.
Family Lawby Daniel Burman, which had its world premiere in Berlin this year, follows ajustice department official who is forced to confront life-changing decisionswhen his father dies.
Both titles are scheduled to open later this year under the FirstTake label, which is structured to release 24 titles each year simultaneouslyin arthouse theatres and to on-demand cable subscribers.
"This continues to be an exciting time in the worldof film distribution and while IFC is boldly treading this new ground, we arefinding immense support from sales agents, filmmakers, producers and colleaguesacross the board," IFC's Jonathan Sehring said.
Sehringnegotiated both deals with Celluloid Dreams.