EXCLUSIVE: Ahead of AFM, company also books sales on Cart and Sea In Snow Breeze.
South Korean sales company 9ers Entertainment has announced a slew of deals led by the present-day remake of Lee Myung-se’s 1990 hit My Love My Bride selling to Japan (The Klockworx).
Directed by Lim Chan-sang (The President’s Barber), the romantic comedy stars Shin Min-A (A Bittersweet Life) and Jo Jung-suk (The Face Reader). The film also sold to the Philippines (Viva Communications, Inc.), Vietnam (Lotte Cinema Vietnam), Indonesian, Laos, Cambodia and East Timor (Multivision Plus), Taiwan (AV-Jet International Media Co.) and worldwide airplane rights (Emphasis).
9ers also sold the exploited big-box retailer employees’ saga Cart to Hong Kong (Edko Films) and Taiwan (AV-Jet). The film made its world premiere in Toronto.
The company did pre-sales on romantic drama Snow In Sea Breeze to Taiwan (AV-Jet), Hong Kong (Edko), Indonesian, Laos, Cambodia and East Timor (Multivision Plus).
AV-Jet and Multivision Plus also picked up horror film Mourning Grave for their respective territories.
9ers has an AFM market screening of the film set for Friday at the Fairmont.