ContentFilm nabs rights to 'Dog Squad 3D'

Movie will be pitched to buyers at Cannes

TORONTO -- International sales agent ContentFilm International has picked up worldwide rights to "The Dog Squad 3D," to be directed by Les Mayfield ("Flubber") and shot in Canada in the summer.

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The acquisition is ContentFilm's first 3D production and is set to be pitched to buyers at Cannes.

No word on casting for the live-action, CGI-heavy picture, which will also star a slew of comic dog characters, including Donut, Clint, Samantha and Bert.

Steve Carpenter penned the script for "The Dog Squad 3D," with Rick Benattar ("Ironclad") producing.