Moving Pictures Film & TV (MPF&TV) has acquired all international rights to family film First Dog.
The film, starring Eric Roberts (The Expendables) and Tiny Lister (The Fifth Element), follows a boy in a foster home as he takes it upon himself to return a lost dog to the White House.
First Dog joins an MPF&TV Mipcom slate that also includes live-action family films Adventure Scouts and No Limit Kids: Much Ado About Middle School, animated family adventure The Lucky Dragon, and romantic comedy Spooner, with Matthew Lillard and Nora Zehetner.
Spooner, directed by Drake Doremus (Douchebag), was one of five films MPF&TV recently sold to Digi Dreams of Germany. Other recent deals have included the sale of Dolan’s Cadillac to P T Parkit of Indonesia and of Lucky Dragon to Falcon Films in the Middle East.