Inception Film Shops Romantic Comedy BAREFOOT at Cannes Film Festival
Inception Film Partners, LLC, a global film sales and distribution company engaged in motion picture and television sales, finance and production has sold the rights to the romantic comedy "Barefoot" to more than 25 distributors around the world at this year's Cannes Film Festival.
"Barefoot" stars Evan Rachel Wood ("Mildred Pierce," "The Wrestler," "Thirteen"), Scott Speedman ("The Vow," "Barney's Version"), Kate Burton ("What Just Happened," "Celebrity," TV's "Scandal" and "The Good Wife") and Treat Williams ("Prince of the City," "Once Upon a Time in America," TV's "Chicago Fire") and was directed by Andrew Fleming ("Hamlet 2," "Dick," "The In-Laws").
Distributors who have purchased the film include: Mongrel (Canada), Village Roadshow (Australia/New Zealand), Sky and Signature (UK), RRS (Germany), Filmax (Spain), Ster Kinekor (South Africa), EIM (Airlines), A Film (Benelux), Atlantic (Scandinavia), Polar Star (Latin America), Fox International Channels (Pan Asia), Krisco (India), Octoarts (Philippines), Shaw (Singapore), Five Stars (Israel), Eagle (Middle East), D Productions (Turkey), Big Movie (CIS), Programs 4 Media (Romania/Bulgaria/ex-Yugoslavia).
The film centers on the "black sheep" son (Speedman) of a wealthy family who meets a free-spirited but sheltered woman (Wood). To convince his family that he's finally straightened out his life, he takes her home for his brother's wedding, where an improbable romance blooms as she impresses everyone with her genuine and simple charms.
Inception Film Partners arrives at this year's Cannes Film Festival representing a slate of films that includes "Almost Heroes," "May The Best Man Win," "Making The Rules," "VANish" and "G.B.F."
About Inception Film Partners
Inception Film Partners, LLC, is a Los Angeles-based global film sales and distribution company engaged in motion picture and television sales, finance, production and distribution. Inception Film Partners attends all major film markets and festivals, representing films for sale to a worldwide distribution marketplace including theatrical, home entertainment, digital, television and emerging media outlets. More information is available at www.inceptionfilmpartners.com.
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