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January 21, 2013 4:57 PM
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Sundance 2013: Complete Acquisitions Round-Up

"The Spectacular Now"
The 2013 Sundance Film Festival is officially over, and acquisitions activity was strong and steady throughout. Here’s a rundown of closed deals through the end of the festival, Jan. 27, with more on the way in the weeks and months to come.

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PRE-FEST

“jOBS” – Open Road Films, service deal only
CAA

“The Rambler” – Anchor Bay Films, rights in North America, the U.K. and Australia
XYZ Films

“The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear” – Icarus Films, North American rights
Deckert Distribution

FRIDAY, Jan. 18

“Twenty Feet From Stardom” – RADiUS-TWC, North American rights
Submarine Entertainment

SATURDAY, Jan. 19

“The Summit” – Sundance Selects, North American rights
Submarine Entertainment

“History of the Eagles” – Showtime, U.S. broadcast rights
The Filmmakers

"Dirty Wars" Sundance Selects
SUNDAY, Jan. 20

“Dirty Wars” – Sundance Selects, North American rights
Submarine Entertainment

“Pussy Riot – A Punk Prayer” – HBO Documentary Films, U.S. TV rights
Cinetic Media

“The Look of Love” – IFC Films, North American rights
UTA Independent Film Group, Studiocanal

MONDAY, Jan. 21

“The Spectacular Now” – A24, North American rights
UTA Independent Film Group

“Don Jon’s Addiction” – Relativity, U.S. rights
WME Global and CAA

“Fruitvale” – The Weinstein Co., English-speaking rights
WME Global

“Austenland” – Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions & Sony Pictures Classics, worldwide rights
UTA Independent Film Group

“Concussion” – RADiUS-TWC, North American rights
Paradigm

TUESDAY, Jan. 22

“The Way, Way Back” – Fox Searchlight, North American rights
CAA and WME

“Blackfish” – Magnolia Pictures and CNN Films, U.S. rights
Submarine Entertainment

“Toy's House” – CBS Films, North American rights
Cinetic Media

“Kill Your Darlings” – Sony Pictures Classics, U.S. rights
UTA Independent Film Group

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 23

“Lovelace” – RADiUS-TWC, U.S. rights
Millennium / Nu Image

“Prince Avalanche” – Magnolia Pictures, North American rights
Cinetic Media

“Inequality for All” – RADiUS-TWC, English-speaking rights
WME Global

“Two Mothers” – Exclusive Releasing, U.S. rights
CAA

“We Are What We Are” – Entertainment One, U.S. rights
WME Global

FRIDAY, Jan. 25

“Ain't Them Bodies Saints” – IFC Films, U.S. rights
WME Global

“S-VHS” – Magnolia Pictures, U.S. rights
WME Global

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1 Comment

  • Mike | January 27, 2013 5:59 PMReply

    FYI, the links for Before Midnight and Newlyweeds both take you to the page for S-VHS.