Regent, CineTel team for int'l sales

Will combine rights management systems

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CANNES -- Regent Worldwide Sales, the sales affiliate of Regent Entertainment, and CineTel Films announced Friday that they are joining forces for international sales of television and DVD rights.

They are combining their back office administration and rights management systems, which will operate out of Cinetel's West Hollywood headquarters, and will jointly attend international sales markets.

CineTel's Paul Hertzberg will manage the alliance. Regent's sales efforts will continue to be headed by Adam Wright and Liz Mackiewicz. CineTel's top sales executives will be Marcy Rubin and Eric Bernstein.

Regent and CineTel titles at this year's Marche du Film include "Little Ashes," starring Robert Pattinson and Javier Beltran, "Weather Girl" starring Tricia O'Kelley and Marc Harman, "Icarus," starring and directed by Dolph Lundgren and "I Spit on Your Grave," the remake of the 1978 cult classic.