Spanish Sales Outfit Imagina Inks Multiple Deals on 'Midnight in Paris'
MADRID -- Spanish sales outfit Imagina announced Tuesday it has closed several territories for Woody Allen's upcoming Midnight in Paris, slated to open the Cannes Film Festival in May.
Sales announced include: Paradiso (Benelux), Concorde (Germany), Medusa (Italy), Lusomundo (Portugal), Scanbox (Scandinavia), Frenetic (Switzerland), Central Partnership (Russia), Prorom (Romania) and Kinoswiat (Poland).
Sun Distribution will release the film throughout Latin America, Shapira will market the film in Israel, Golden Scene will take it to Hong Kong and Catchplay will once again cover Taiwan.
Sony Picture Classics is again handling the U.S. market. Mars Films, which distributed Whatever Worksin France will do the same with Midnight in Paris.
Kathy Bates, Adrien Brody, Carla Bruni, Marion Cotillard, Rachel McAdams, Michael Sheen and Owen Wilson star in the film shot last summer in the French capital.
Midnightis the third film from Mediapro and Gravier Productions in a three-pic co-production partnership, following Vicky Cristina Barcelona and You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger.