Metrodome Distribution hastaken
The deal was negotiatedbetween sales agent Celluloid Dreams, producer David Hamilton and executiveproducer Doug Mankoff with Metrodome CEO Peter Urie, general manager theatricalSara Frain and acquisitions manager Kate Falconer.
The historical drama,starring Lisa Ray and Bollywood star John Abraham, is a historical drama aboutyoung widows living in 1938
Water has been a box-office success in the US and Canada and is Canada's entry for foreign-language Oscar consideration.
"I am thrilled thatMetrodome is releasing Water in the
Metrodome's Frain added: "DeepaMehta is an incredible talent and proves it once again with this beautiful,important and Oscar deserving film. We look forward to bringing Water to
Metrodome's forthcomingreleases include Days OfGlory (Indigenes), Them and Away FromHer.