20/01/2014 Acquisitions, Press

Variety on Films Distribution's Line Up at the RDV with French Cinema

Planting its flag in the mid-ground between high-brow arthouse and popcorn fare - positioning increasing favored by top-echelon sales agents in France - Paris-based Films Distribution has acquired worldwide sales rights to 'Not My Type', 'Scouting For Zebras' and Berlin animation player'Wolfy, the Incredible Secret'.Accompanied by other new acquisitions - femme drama Weekends in Normandy and Emanuel Naccache's espionage comedy 'Kidon' - plus screenings of the now complete 'The Crocodiles of Botswanga' helmed by Fabrice Eboue and Lionel Steketee, and 'Vandal' (both presented in promo reels at the AFM), the new pick-ups form part of one of the biggest sales slates of market premieres presented by any sales agent at the 16th Unifrance Rendez-vous With French Cinema.