UK sales outfit Film Seekers has secured its first deals on Eliza Schroeder’s drama Love Sarah, starring Celia Imrie.
Rights have been pre-sold to the UK and Ireland (Parkland Entertainment), Australia/New Zealand (Rialto), and Japan (New Select). Film Seekers said offers are also on the table for Airlines, South Korea and Benelux.
Love Sarah is about three generations of women who open a bakery in London and is now in production.
Bill Paterson, Shannon Tarbet, Shelley Conn and Rupert Penry-Jones co-star and Candice Brown, winner of UK baking show The Great British Bake Off in 2016, will make a guest appearance.
Jake Brunger wrote the screenpla to the film which is produced by Rajita Shah of Miraj Films and Rainstar Productions, and Tonio Kellner and Jakob Zapf of Neopol Films.
Furthermore, Film Seekers has sold Simon Hunter’s drama Edie, which premiered at Edinburgh in 2017, to Germany (Weltkino), France (Jupiter), Scandinavia (Polonium), and Japan (At Entertainment).