City Lights goes on 'Vacation'


City Lights Pictures has acquired domestic distribution rights to the Brazilian film "The Year My Parents Went on Vacation," directed by Cao Hamburger. The film follows a young middle-class boy born to a Jewish father and a Catholic mother, both left-wing militants who are forced to go underground by a military dictatorship, who is left with his grandfather. It is the second Brazilian film that City Lights has acquired since announcing uts rollout of Sundance Grand Jury Prize documentary winner "Manda Bala," which will play in Los Angeles, New York and other markets in August.