Focus buys international rights to Liam Neeson, Lesley Manville drama 'Normal People' (exclusive)

Screen | 3/26/2019 | Tom Grater
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Focus Features has picked up a host of international rights to Normal People, the drama shot in Northern Ireland starring Liam Neeson and Lesley Manville.

The film will be distributed through Universal Pictures International (UPI) in the UK and further international territories, though the distributor declined to specify where it would release. UPI works across countries including Italy, Germany, Switzerland, the Netherlands, France, Russia, Korea, and Australia. The deal was struck with sales agent Bankside Films.

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Bleecker Street previously acquired US rights. The film is now completely sold out worldwide aside from Canada, which is under negotiation.

The remaining territory deals are: Airlines (Entertainment in Motion); former Yugoslavia (Fox Vision); India (PVR); China (DDDream); Indonesia (Sahamongkol Films); Israel (Forum Films); Greece (Tanweer); Latin America (California); Middle East (Front Row); Scandinavia (Scanbox);...
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