‘Farming’ Producer Logical Pictures Launches Blockchain Int’l Sales Solution With Bac Films — Toronto

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French production outfit Logical Pictures, which has Damson Idris and Kate Beckinsale starrer Farming at Toronto, is launching blockchain solution Blockframes in a bid to improve cash flows for international sales contracts.
French sales outfit Bac Fil…

Bac Films Kicks Off ‘We Need Your Vote’ (EXCLUSIVE)

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Bac Films has come on board “We Need Your Vote,” a comedy set in the French political world directed by Michel Sapin, a high-profile French comicbook artist. Sapin wrote the graphic novel “Le Château – Une année dans les coulisses de l’Élysée” (The Castle – a year behind the scenes at the Elysée”). He knows […]

Bac Films Lured by Paolo Virzi’s ‘Magical Nights’ (EXCLUSIVE)

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Bac Films is set to re-team with Paolo Virzi for “Magical Nights,” a black comedy set in 1990s Rome that marks the Italian helmer’s follow-up to the Helen Mirren-Donald Sutherland starrer “The Leisure Seeker.” Bac Films has taken French distribution and international sales rights. The Paris-based outfit previously collaborated with Virzi on “The Leisure Seeker,” […]

David Freyne’s Zombie Thriller ‘The Cured’ With Ellen Page Sells Abroad (EXCLUSIVE)

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“The Cured,” David Freyne’s zombie thriller with Ellen Page and Sam Keeley, has secured several distribution deals ahead of its world premiere in the Toronto International Film Festival’s Special Presentation section Saturday. Bac Films, which handles international sales on the film, has closed deals for Greece (Spentzos), Turkey (Filmdom), the Middle East (Falcon), Hong Kong… Read more »

Bac Films Kicks Off Sales on Sofia Djama’s Venice Title ‘The Blessed’

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Bac Films has acquired international sales and French distribution rights to Sofia Djama’s “The Blessed” (Les Bienheureux), the coming-of-age drama that’s world-premiering in the Orizzonti section of the Venice Film Festival. “The Blessed” takes place in Algiers in 2008, two decades after the civil war of 1988 that ultimately led to the victory of the… Read more »

Bac Films Expands English-Language Slate With Babak Jalali’s ‘Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)

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After pre-selling Paolo Virzi’s “The Leisure Seeker” to major territories at Toronto, Bac Films is expanding its slate of auteur-driven English-language movies with Babak Jalali’s contemporary Western “Land.” Penned and directed by Jalali, “Land” portrays the downfall of a Native American family living on a reservation and plagued by the death of the youngest son… Read more »