UK sales outfit Jinga Films has sold Lucia Vassallo’s Exquisite Corpse to TLA Entertainment for the UK and Ireland and Strand Releasing for North America.
The erotic Argentine thriller sees The Care Of Others star Sofia Gala Castiglione lead as a woman who finds her albino lover unconscious and pregnant in hospital. She then receives a text from a mysterious man, leading her on a risky journey into the world of sadism and masochism in Buenos Aires.
Vassallo’s previous work includes documentary Transoceánicas.
Exquisite Corpse was produced by Facundo Escudero Salinas and Nicolas Munzel Camano of Pensilvania Films, who introduced the project to Jinga’s CEO, Julian Richards, during the Blood Window genre programme at Buenos Aires-based market Ventana Sur.
The feature received its world premiere at Fantasporto where it sold to Cinema Novo for Portugal, Wild Duck for Spain and Donau for Germany.