18/09/2006 Acquisitions

3 new projects for Films Distribution

Films Distribution has acquired 3 new projects at script level. The new Hou Hsiao Hsien feature film "Red Balloon", a Paris set drama starring Juliette Binoche, which will be ready for Cannes 2007, "Lemon Tree" by Syrian Bride director Eran Riklis, a 3M Euros political comedy in the likes of "No man's land" which will be completed for Venice 2007, and the last feature from Nicolas Boukhrief, "Cortex", a 4M Euros thriller set in a retirement home starring André Dussolier and Guillaume Canet, ready for Cannes 2007.