Sundance Sales: ‘My Idiot Brother,’ ‘Martha Marcy May Marlene,’ ‘The Ledge,’ ‘Homework’ and ‘Life in a Day’ All Find Homes
Posted on Monday, January 24th, 2011 by Russ Fischer
The last couple years at festivals have seen a lot of hand-wringing and commentary about how sales were slow. But Sundance 2011 seems to be a lively marketplace, with big films quickly snapped up by distributors. (Even if they’re mostly films with great press or known casts that are easily marketed.) The big news has been Kevin Smith‘s self-distro plan for Red State, while Margin Call and Like Crazy found early buyers. Several more big sales have been made since then.
After the break, a rundown of sales over the last twelve hours, which includes sales for early festival fave Martha Marcy May Marlene and the comedy My Idiot Brother. Read More »