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MAR
7
2 YEARS

Sundance: Magnolia Pictures Nabs World Distribution Rights to 'Touchy Feely'

Sundance: Magnolia Pictures Nabs World Distribution Rights to 'Touchy Feely'

Magnolia Pictures has acquired world distribution rights to writer-director Lynn Shelton's Touchy Feely.

The pickup marks a reunion between Shelton and Magnolia, the distributor of Shelton’s 2009 comedy Humpday.

PHOTOS: Exclusive Portraits of Nicole Kidman, Matthew McConaughey, Naomi Watts and Other A-Listers at Sundance

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MAR
5
2 YEARS

Sundance 2013: Sundance Selects Acquires Beltway Sniper Drama 'Blue Caprice'

Sundance 2013: Sundance Selects Acquires Beltway Sniper Drama 'Blue Caprice'

Sundance Selects has acquired North American and Latin American rights to Alexandre Moors’ debut feature Blue Caprice, which made its world premiere at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.

The film, with a screenplay by R.F.I. Porto, was produced by Isen Robbins, Aimee Schoof, Ron Simons, Stephen Tedeschi, Brian O’Carroll, Kim Jackson and Will Rowbotham.

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FEB
28
2 YEARS

Sundance 2013: Monterey Media Nabs U.S. Rights to 'This Is Martin Bonner'

Sundance 2013: Monterey Media Nabs U.S. Rights to 'This Is Martin Bonner'

Monterey Media has acquired U.S. distribution rights to Chad Hartigan's This Is Martin Bonner.

The film, which stars Paul Eenhoorn and Richmond Arquette, premiered to critical acclaim at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, where it won the festival’s "Best of NEXT" audience award. 

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FEB
15
2 YEARS

Sundance 2013: Oscilloscope Picks Up Abortion Doc 'After Tiller'

Sundance 2013: Oscilloscope Picks Up Abortion Doc 'After Tiller'

Oscilloscope Laboratories has acquired North American rights to Martha Shane’s and Lana Wilson’s abortion documentary After Tiller. The controversial film premiered last month at the Sundance Film Festival amid unprecedented security. But the filmmakers were met with cheers rather than protesters.

FILM REVIEW: After Tiller

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FEB
4
2 YEARS

Sundance 2013: IFC Nabs North American Rights to Michael Cera Starrer 'Crystal Fairy'

Sundance 2013: IFC Nabs North American Rights to Michael Cera Starrer 'Crystal Fairy'

IFC Films has acquired North American rights to writer-director Sebastian Silva's Crystal Fairy, which premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.

The film stars Michael Cera, Gaby Hoffmann, Juan Andres Silva, Jose Miguel Silva and Agustin Silva and was produced by Juan de Dios Larrain and Pablo Larrain.

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JAN
30
2 YEARS

Sundance 2013: Cinedigm Nabs North American Rights to 'Narco Cultura'

Sundance 2013: Cinedigm Nabs North American Rights to 'Narco Cultura'

Cinedigm has acquired North American distribution rights to Israeli photographer and filmmaker Shaul Schwarz’s Narco Cultura, which made its world premiere last week at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival in the documentary competition section.

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JAN
28
2 YEARS

Ashton Kutcher: I Was Hospitalized After Eating Steve Jobs' Fruit Diet

Ashton Kutcher: I Was Hospitalized After Eating Steve Jobs' Fruit Diet

Ashton Kutcher’s preparation for his film jOBS, in which he plays Apple CEO and co-founder Steve Jobs, was extensive and … painful?

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JAN
28
2 YEARS

Sundance 2013: Phase 4 Nabs 'Milkshake' (Exclusive)

Sundance 2013: Phase 4 Nabs 'Milkshake' (Exclusive)

Phase 4 Films has acquired the dark comedy Milkshake, which premiered as part of the Sundance Film Festival’s Next program.

Starring Tyler Ross (Wise Kids), Shareeka Epps (Half Nelson), Georgia Ford and Eshan Bay, Milkshake marks the feature directorial debut for David Andalman and Mariko Munro.

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JAN
28
2 YEARS

Sundance 2013: Participant Picks Up Doc '99% -- The Occupy Wall St. Collaborative Film'

Sundance 2013: Participant Picks Up Doc '99% -- The Occupy Wall St. Collaborative Film'

Participant Media has acquired North American rights to Audrey Ewell and Aaron Aites’ documentary 99% -- The Occupy Wall St. Collaborative Film.

The film, which was directed by Ewell and Aites alongside Lucian Read and Nina Krstic, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on Jan. 20.

PHOTOS: 10 Surprising Celebrities at Sundance

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JAN
26
2 YEARS

Sundance 2013: Oscilloscope Acquires 'Mother of George'

Sundance 2013: Oscilloscope Acquires 'Mother of George'

Oscilloscope Laboratories has acquired North American rights to Mother of George, the distributor announced Saturday.

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JAN
26
2 YEARS

Sundance 2013: 'The East''s Alexander Skarsgard, Brit Marling on 'Emotional' Festival Premiere (Video)

Sundance 2013: 'The East''s Alexander Skarsgard, Brit Marling on 'Emotional' Festival Premiere (Video)

When The East premiered in Park City on Jan. 20, the eco-minded thriller drew a surprising response from certain audience members.

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JAN
25
2 YEARS

Sundance 2013: Phase 4 Films Acquires 'Newlyweeds'

Sundance 2013: Phase 4 Films Acquires 'Newlyweeds'

Phase 4 Films has acquired North American rights to filmmaker Shaka King's debut feature, Newlyweeds.

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JAN
25
2 YEARS

Sundance 2013: 'Blue Caprice' Writer R.F.I. Porto Signs With UTA (Exclusive)

Sundance 2013: 'Blue Caprice' Writer R.F.I. Porto Signs With UTA (Exclusive)

R.F.I. Porto, writer of the Sundance hit Blue Caprice, has signed with UTA.

The narrative film about the Beltway sniper attacks of 2002 premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and is screening in the NEXT section.

It was directed by Alexandre Moors and stars Isaiah Washington, Tequan Richmond, Tim Blake Nelson, Joey Lauren Adams, Leo Fitzpatrick and Cassandra Freeman.

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JAN
25
2 YEARS

Sundance 2013: Lake Bell Sheds Light on 'Rampant,' 'Real' Hollywood Issue With 'In a World…' (Video)

Sundance 2013: Lake Bell Sheds Light on 'Rampant,' 'Real' Hollywood Issue With 'In a World…' (Video)

In Lake Bell’s screenwriting and directorial debut In a World..., which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, Carol (Bell) faces an uphill battle as she navigates the male-dominated world of Hollywood’s voice-over talent.

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