Pathé does brisk business across Cannes slate.
Pathé International saw brisk business on its Cannes slate, highlighted by a previously announced multi-territory deal with Focus for Lenny Abrahamson
’s upcoming chiller The Little Stranger
Also among sellers were Gurinder Chadha
’s drama Viceroy’s House, which scored a Us deal with IFC, and Paolo Sorrentino
’s upcoming Silvio Berlusconi
, which will reunite the director with La Grande Bellezza
lead actor Toni Servillo
The movie, due to start production in July, sold to Germany (Dcm), Spain (Dea Planeta), Benelux (Belga), Poland (Gutek), Greece (Feelgood), Cis (Aone), Czech Republic and Slovakia (Aero films), Ex Yougoslavia (McF), Hungary (Mozinet) and Israel (Lev). Pathé will distribute the film in France and Switzerland.Dany Boon
’s La Ch’tite Famille scored pre-sales in Germany (Concorde), Italy (Rai Cinema
), Spain (Tripictures), Greece (Feelgood), Poland (Kinoswiat), Netherland (Paradiso) and Canada (Az films).
The film goes into production next month and is scheduled