Nesim Hason's LosAngeles-based production and distribution company New Films International haspicked up worldwide rights to William Kaufman's assassination thriller TheProdigy and Jonathan Segal's comedy-drama The Last Run.
Both pictures have been soldas part of a package deal to Brazil's Conquest Films.
The Last Run, starring The Wonder Years' Fred Savage as a young sex addict, is also going aspart of a package sold to Italy's One Movie.
It's been a busy Cannes forNFI package deals. Spain's TOT Media has picked up a group of titles includingCampbell Scott's drama Off The Mapand Courtney Cox thriller November.Italy's EP Production Distribuzione has bought titles including market debutcomedies Game 6 and Grand Champion from Michael Hoffman and Barry Tubbrespectively.
And New Films' firstproduction, Robin Swicord's romantic comedy The Mermaids Singing starring Jessica Lange, Evan Rachel Wood and NeveCampbell, has sold to Telemunchen in Germany.
The company is alsopreparing for a year-end Canadian shoot on its second production, Jon Keeyes'sbank robbery thriller Living And Dying, currently out to casting.