In a multi-territory deal, Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisition has acquired Germany, Austria, German-speaking Switzerland, Eastern Europe, Scandinavia, and Latin America on Focus‘ Jude Law-starrer Black Sea. Kevin Macdonald is directing the film about a submarine captain on a risky hunt for sunken treasure. FFI also sealed a deal with BackUp Media which invested against rights in France, Benelux and French-speaking Switzerland. Other territories sold include Australia and New Zealand (eOne), China, CIS, Israel and South Africa.
By NANCY TARTAGLIONE, International Editor | Sunday, 19 May 2013 11:39 UKTags: Black Sea, Cannes Film Festival, Cannes Wrap-Up, Focus Features International, Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions
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