The deal was negotiated by FilmSharks’ founder Guido Rud and Atresmedia Cine CEO Mercedes Gamero and executive producer María Contreras.
“Off Course … to China” takes the often hapless young Spanish emigrants of 2015’s “Off Course,” and transfers them from Germany to Hong Kong. They’re still fish out of water.
Released in Spain in February, “Off Course … to China,” directed by Paco Caballero, has grossed $3.3 million at box office, making it the fourth highest-grossing Spanish film of 2019.
In first deals on the title, Wiesner Distribution has acquired rights to Central America and is planning a theatrical release, Rud said. Av Jet has closed Taiwan. Deals in the U.S. , China, Latin America, among other territories,