DeAPlaneta has sold UK rights to Guillem Morales’ hotly anticipated horror Julia’s Eyes, produced by Guillermo del Toro, to Optimum Releasing.
The Spanish company also sold the film to Scandinavia (CinemaMondo), Poland (Kino Swiat) and Greece (Rosebud) at last week’s European Film Market (EFM). More deals are expected to be announced later this week. Universal Pictures has already takes the rights for Spain, France and Latin America.
The film, a co-production between Rodar Y Rodar, del Toro, Focus Features, is currently in post. Julia’s Eyes stars Belén Rueda as a woman trying to investigate the mysterious death of her twin sister as she battles with losing her eyesight. Lluis Homar also stars.