Fortissimo Films has announced a deal for Guka Omarova's "Native Dancer." Written "Mongol" director Sergei Bordov, the film is the story of a spiritual healer from Kazakhstan. Set for a fall festival debut, the movie was co-produced and financed by The CTB Film Company, The National Studio "Kazakhfilm", Kinofabrika GmbH and Les Petites Lumieres. The deal was brokered between Fortissimo Co-Chairmen Wouter Barendrecht and Michael J. Werner and producers Sergey Selyanovfrom CTBwith Natacha Devillers from Les Petites Lumieres.
By Indiewire | Indiewire July 21, 2008 at 4:12AM