Distribution News


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'Bond 25' pushed to Easter 2020

The latest James Bond outing will arrive in US cinemas on April 8, 2020.

Chris Evans

Bron's 'Red Sea Diving Resort' goes to Netflix

The global streamer takes all rights outside China to the Chris Evans spy thriller.

Cold Case Hammarskjöld

Magnolia Pictures acquires Sundance doc 'Cold Case Hammarskjöld' (exclusive)

DR Sales handles international sales on Sundance winner.


Sundance winner 'Queen Of Hearts' gets UK deal with Thunderbird

Audience award winner set for release in summer 2019.

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London Screenings announces dates and new venue for 2019

Applications also open for Breakthrough emerging talent strand.

Mike Wallace Is Here

Magnolia Pictures strikes for Sundance doc 'Mike Wallace Is Here'

Theatrical release planned for film about veteran broadcaster with confrontational style.

The Weasels' Tale' latido

Latido Films reports EFM sales surge led by '4x4', 'The Weasels' Tale' (exclusive)

Buyers respond to 4x4, The Weasels’ Tale, Bunuel In The Labyrinth Of The Turtles.


Fox Searchlight acquires worldwide rights on Chloé Zhao's 'Nomadland'

First role for McDormand since she won Oscar for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

Toni Morrison

Magnolia swoops on 'Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am'

Doc about first African-American woman to receive the Nobel Prize for literature premiered at Sundance.


TrustNordisk inks EFM deals on three family titles (exclusive)

Wildwitch, The Shamer’s Daughter – The Serpent Gift, The Ash Lad – In Search of The Golden Castle sell.

Amazing Grace

Aretha Franklin concert doc 'Amazing Grace' sells to Studiocanal for UK, Australia (exclusive)

NEON previously acquired US rights to long-gestating concert film.


US drama 'Rory's Way' picked up for UK and Ireland by Parkland Entertainment (exclusive)

Brian Cox stars in film from Oscar-winning producer Arthur Cohn.


Film Seekers seals EFM deals on UK baking film 'Love Sarah' (exclusive)

Film sells to UK and Ireland, Australia/New Zealand and Japan.


NEON buys 'Honeyland', fifth Sundance acquisition

Park City documentary won three jury prizes in World Cinema Competition.

Sean Bean, Jennifer Jason-Leigh, Stacy Martin

Sean Bean, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Stacy Martin join sci-fi thriller 'Possessor'

Arclight Films represents international sales. Production to start in Canada in April.

Uk government

International sales agents worried by UK market challenges

“The UK market is very dynamic from a finance and sales point of view, but the missing link is distribution”.

John Prine

SPC acquires John Prine documentary

Distributor plans theatrical release on singer/songwriter.


Diane Keaton, Jacki Weaver, Pam Grier comedy 'Poms' seals UK deal (exclusive)

Zara Hayes directed feature about a cheerleading squad at a retirement home.


AGC International strikes multiple EFM deals on 'Voyagers' (exclusive)

Production scheduled to kick off in Romania on June 1. AGC Studios fully financing.


Daisy Ridley reimagined Shakespeare drama 'Ophelia' lands at IFC (exclusive)

Theatrical release to come later in year. Naomi Watts, Clive Owen also star.