Kosmic opens doors, buys 'Getting Down'


The newly formed theatrical distribution company Kosmic Films, headed by CEO Sarah Wasserman, is launching with the acquisition of "The Boys & Girls Guide to Getting Down," director Paul Sapiano's comic look at sex, drugs and life. Kosmic already has signed on to produce and distribute a follow-up, "The Boys & Girls Guide to Being Gay." The company also is handling all rights for the children's film "Doubting Thomas," which it helped produce. Gene Irwin is heading Kosmic's distribution arm. Based in Beverly Hills, Kosmic is unit of India-based Kosmic Films Entertainment.