Pierre Menahem's ScalpelFilms has sold Canadian rights to Eytan Fox's The Bubble to Seville Pictures.

The Bubble, Fox's follow-upto Walk On Water, has itsinternational premiere in Toronto as a Special Presentation.

The film first bowed athome in Israel, where it has notched almost 100,000 admissions in two months.

Set in Tel Aviv's hippestneighbourhood, The Bubble tellsthe story of Noam, who falls in love with a Palestianian, Ashraf - butdespite his efforts and those of his friends, they can't escape the harshpolitical reality of where they live.

Menahem is alsorepresenting Day Night Day Nightby Julia Loktev and New Crowned Hope project Hamaca Paraguaya at Toronto - both premiered in Cannes thisyear.