Lions Gate FilmsInternational has completed a raft of sales on Griffin Dunne's drama Fierce People, which makes its premiere market screening at AFMand stars Diane Lane, Donald Sutherland and Elizabeth Perkins.
Lions Gate International president Nick Meyer announced sales to Filmax forSpain, Video Film for Italy, Showbox/Milestone for South Korea, Applause forTaiwan, Imagem/Freeway for Brazil, Scanbox for Scandinavia, LNK for Portugal,and Ster-Kinekor for South Africa.
The drama sold to Lizard for Russia, Ans for Turkey, Noah/Globis for Israel,Monolith for Poland, PT Amero Mitra for Indonesia, Village Roadshow for Greeceand Cyprus, Golden Screen for Malaysia, Shaw Renters for Singapore, Viva forthe Philippines, BNT Entertainment for Thailand, New Films for Bulgaria/Romania,Discovery for Serbia/Croatia, Eagle Films for the Middle East, and Lark forHong Kong.
Lions Gate will release the picture in North America next year. Lane plays aManhattan massage therapist who longs to join her son's father as he studies aprimitive South American tribe.