Icon International acquires Becker Ent.

Will arrive with titles at Cannes' Marche du Film

LONDON -- Sales and finance banner Icon Entertainment International has confirmed its acquisition of Australian media group Becker Entertainment and will bring titles from both to next week's Marche du Film.

Through the acquisition, IEI will take on sales duties for a slew of Becker product including Steve McQueen's "Hunger," which is set to open Un Certain Regard.

IEI will also be repping worldwide rights for other Becker projects including the animated feature "Mary and Max" by Adam Elliot and "Newcastle," directed by Dan Castle.