SOMM (US) Documentary. 85mins. Prod co: Forgotten Man Films. Dir and scr: Jason Wise. Prod: Jackson Myers. Completed.
Also buying all rights worldwide Stand/room number: 22 La Croisette Tel: 04 93 68 51 59 Executives attending: joint-CEOs Andrew Loveday and Sean O’Kelly, director of international sales Tania Sarra #6, 12 Bourchier Street, London, W1D 4HZ, UK Tel: (44) 20 7434 0185 E-mail: ashley@carnabyinternational. com Web: www.carnabysales.com MARKET DEBUTS A LOVE OF MONEY (US) Action/adventure. 90mins. Prod co: Lightedstar Entertainment. Dir: Elliott Davis. Prod: Paul Dawson, Julian Walker, Mariah Lichtenstern. Scr: Paul Dawson. $20m. Preproduction. Delivery date: early 2015. Two detectives and a series of hitmen are hot on the trail of a crooked investment manager on the run with $25m. HEIDI AND THE MAGIC POOL (UK) Family. 90mins. Prod co: Big Tree Productions. Dir: John Henderson. Prod: Simon Wright, Paul Watson. Scr: Paul Watson. Cast: Bill Nighy, Jim Broadbent, Greg Wise. $5m. Pre-production. Delivery date: autumn 2015. A modern reworking. TOM THUMB (UK) Family. 90mins. Prod co: Firedragon Productions. Dir: Julian Kemp. Prod: Richard Waterstone, Lizzie Bowen. Scr: Lizzie Bowen. $33m. Pre-production. Delivery date: autumn 2015. A reimagining of the classic legend of King Arthur and Camelot. OTHER TITLES AVAILABLE PANZER 88 (US, New Zealand) Action/ adventure. 120mins. Prod co: Carnaby International. Dir: Peter Briggs. Prod: Gary Kurtz, Ivor Powell. Scr: Peter Briggs, James Cowan, Aaron Mason. $40m. In development. Screening on promo reel. Delivery date: spring 2015.
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Bryant, legal Diane Ferrandez, accounting Baptiste Gatellier 2 rue Turgot, Paris, 75009, France Tel: (33) 1 49 70 03 70 Fax: (33) 1 49 70 03 71 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.celluloid-dreams.com MARKET DEBUTS BONE TOMAHAWK (US) Western. Prod co: Caliber Media Productions. Dir and scr: S Craig Zahler. Prod: Jack Heller, Dallas Sonnier. Cast: Kurt Russell, Peter Sarsgaard, Mathew Fox. Pre-production. Delivery date: 2015. After an outlaw unknowingly leads a band of cannibalistic Troglodytes into the peaceful western town of Bright Hope, the monsters kidnap several settlers, including the wife of a local rancher. BRAVE MEN’S BLOOD (Iceland) Thriller. Prod co: Poppoli Pictures. Dir: Olaf La Fleur. Prod: Kristin Andrea Thordardottir. Scr: Hrafnkell Stefansson, Olaf La Fleur. Cast: Augusta Eva Erlendsdottir, Zlatko Krickic, Ingvar E Sigurdsson. Icelandic with English subtitles. Post-production. In order to take down a major criminal organisation, the ambitious head of the internal affairs unit of the Reykjavik Police Department decides to investigate a corrupt police lieutenant. CLOSER TO THE MOON (US, Italy, Poland) Black comedy. 110mins. Prod co: Ithaca, Rainieri Group. Dir and scr: Nae Caranfil. Prod: Michael Fitzgerald, Renata Raineri. Cast: Mark Strong, Vera Farmiga, Harry LLoyd. English. Completed. Bucharest, 1959. Five high-ranking Jewish members of the Romanian Communist Party and heroes of the resistance plan and carry out a spectacular bank robbery. They divert the attention of onlookers by pretending to be shooting a movie. THE DARK HOUSE (New Zealand) Drama. Prod co: Four Kights Film. Dir and scr: James Napier Robertson. Prod: Jim Martbrook, Tom Hern. Cast: Cliff Curtis, James Rolleston, Kirk Torrence. English. Postproduction. One-time Maori speed-chess champ Genesis Potini lives with a bipolar disorder and must overcome prejudice and violence in the battle to save his struggling chess club, his family and, ultimately, himself. IN YOUR ARMS (Denmark) Drama. 88mins. Prod co: Meta Film. Dir and scr: Samanou A Sahlstrom. Prod: Sara Namer, Meta Louise Foldager. Cast: Lisa Carlehed, Peter Plaugborg, Johanna Wokalek. Danish with English subtitles. Postproduction. A young caring nurse. A patient who
wants to die. Denmark. Germany. Switzerland. Love, sex and life. The raw and poetic story of Maria and Niels. JAMIE MARKS IS DEAD (US) Drama. 100mins. Prod co: Verisimilitude, Mountaintop Productions. Dir: Carter Smith. Prod: Hunter Gray, Alex Orlovsky, Jacob Jaffke, Omri Bezalel. Scr: Carter Smith, Christopher Barzak. Cast: Cameron Monaghan, Noah Silver, Morgan Saylor. Completed. A love story infused with horror and supernatural, gentle and yet creepy, where ghosts are unstoppable. LITTLE ROOTIE TOOTIE (US) Drama. Prod co: River Bend Pictures, A to Z Productions, Dalifey. Dir and scr: Dan Algrant. Cast: Christopher Walken, Lenny Kravitz. Pre-production. Delivery date: 2015. Renowned pianist Sonny Israel is a troubled man trying to deal with the recent loss of his wife, while pushing himself to compose what may be his last masterpiece. He lives with his son, a brilliant musician. They try and find common ground through music. OVER YOUR DEAD BODY (US) Horror. 93mins. Prod co: Sedic International. Dir: Takashi Miike. Scr: Kikumi Yamagishi. Cast: Ko Shibasaki, Ebozo Ichikawa, Hitomi Katayama. Japanese with English subtitles. Post-production. A pair of lovers, who act in the same play, are thrown into their own hell where the play begins to unfold horrifyingly in real life. WILD CANARIES (US) Comedy. Prod co: Wild Canaries. Dir and scr: Lawrence Michael Levine. Prod: Kim Sherman, Sophia Takal. Cast: Annie Parisse, Jason Ritter, Kevin Corrigan. Completed. Barri and Noah, a newly engaged Brooklyn couple, are disheartened by the death of their elderly neighbour, Sylvia. Though Noah sees nothing unusual about the old woman’s death, Barri suspects foul play and sets out to investigate. OTHER TITLES AVAILABLE ALL CHEERLEADERS DIE (US) Horror. 90mins. Prod co: Moderncine. Dir and scr: Lucky McKee, Chris Sivertson. Prod: Andrew van den Houten, Robert Tonino. Cast: Caitlin Stazey, Sianoa Smit-McPhee, Brook Butler. Completed. Screening. Delivery date: immediate. BALD MOUNTAIN (Brazil) Drama. 100mins. Prod co: Paranoid Films, Globo Filmes. Dir: Heitor Dhalia. Prod: Tatiana Quintella, Heitor Dhalia, Wagner Moura. Scr: Vera Egito, Heitor Dhalia. Cast: Juliano Cazarre, Julio Andrade, Wagner Moura. Portuguese with English subtitles. Completed. Delivery date: immediate.
EVERYTHING WE LOVED (New Zealand) Drama. 100mins. Prod co: 4 Knights Films. Dir and scr: Max Curry. Prod: Tom Hern, Luke Robinson. Cast: Brett Stewart, Sia Trokenheim, Ben Clarkson. English. Completed. THESE FINAL HOURS (Australia) Horror. 86mins. Prod co: 8th In Line Productions. Dir and scr: Zak Hilditch. Prod: Liz Kearney. Cast: Nathan Phillips, Angourie Rice, Jessica De Gouw. Completed. Screening. Delivery date: immediate. THINGS PEOPLE DO (US) Drama. 110mins. Prod co: Brace Cove Productions, Faliro House Productions. Dir: Saar Klein. Prod: Sarah Green, Christos Konstantakopoulos. Scr: Saar Klein. Cast: Wes Bentley, Jason Isaacs, Vinessa Shaw. Completed.
Also buying all rights for all territories Stand/room number: Residences Gray d’Albion, 20 Bis Rue des Serbes, Entrance 7E, 3rd Floor Executives attending: managing director and head of sales Thierry Wase-Bailey, legal and business affairs and acquisitions Henriette Wollmann, sales assistants Christina Berger and Manola Novelli 29 Brook Mews North, Hyde Park, London, W2 3BW, UK Tel: (44) 20 7193 1801 Web: www.cesiusentertainment.com OTHER TITLES AVAILABLE ANY DAY NOW (US) Drama. 97mins. Prod co: PFM Pictures. Dir: Travis Fine. Prod: Travis Fine. Scr: George Arthur Bloom, Travis Fine. Cast: Alan Cumming, Garret Dillahunt, Isaac Leyva. Completed. Delivery date: immediate. COME OUT AND PLAY (Mexico) Horror. 95mins. Prod co: Canana Films. Cast: Vinessa Shaw, Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Daniel Gimenez Cacho. English and Spanish with English subtitles. Completed. Delivery date: immediate. INTO THE FOREST (Canada) Drama. Prod co: DAS Film, Mediabiz International. Dir and scr: Patricia Rozema. Prod: Ellen Page, Karine Martin, Sriram Das. Cast: Ellen Page, Evan Rachel Wood, John Malkovich. English. In development. Delivery date: early 2015. ROSA (WORKING TITLE) (New Zealand, Australia) Romantic drama. Prod co: Deep Pond. Dir: Ray Lawrence. Prod: Barrie M Osborne, Su Armstrong, Emma Slade, Dan Hennah. Scr: Beatrix Christian, Graeme Tetley. Cast: Elena Anaya. Pre-production. Delivery date: January 2015. Cannes 2014 Screen International 29 n