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MCF picks up Cannes winners for former Yugoslavia

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- MegaCom Film has acquired rights for ten Cannes titles, including Blue Is the Warmest Colour, for the territories of the former Yugoslavia

MCF picks up Cannes winners for former Yugoslavia

Belgrade-based distributor MegaCom Film (MCF) has acquired the rights for ten Cannes titles, including eight Competition films, for the territories of former Yugoslavia, in partnership with Croatia’s Pa-Dora and Slovenia’s Fivia.

MCF took the Palme d’Or winner Blue Is the Warmest Colour [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Abdellatif Kechiche
film profile
]
by Abdelatiff Kechiche, Best Director winner Amat Escalante’s Heli [+see also:
film review
trailer
film profile
]
, the Jury Prize winner Like Father, Like Son by Kore-Eda Hirokazu, Asghar Fargadi’s The Past [+see also:
film review
trailer
film profile
]
, which brought Berenice Bejo the Best Actress award, as well as James Gray’s The Immigrant [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
, Nicolas Winding Refn’s Only God Forgives [+see also:
film review
trailer
making of
interview: Nicolas Winding Refn
film profile
]
, Arnaud Desplechin’s Jimmy P [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Arnaud Desplechin
film profile
]
, and Francois Ozon’s Young And Beautiful [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: François Ozon
film profile
]
.

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MCF also acquired the rights to the Directors’ Fortnight opening film The Congress [+see also:
film review
trailer
film profile
]
by Ari Folman, and Guillame Canet’s Blood Ties [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
, which screened out of competition.

The acquisitions were made in partnership with Croatia’s Pa-Dora and Slovenia’s Fivia, which will distribute the films in their respective territories.

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