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Maudie

Maudie acquired by Sony Pictures Classics

The New York-based distributor took the rights in a number of international territories, including the U.S., U.K. and Latin America.

Aisling

Production underway in Newfoundland on Maudie

The Canada/Ireland copro, which will be distributed by Mongrel Media, stars Ethan Hawke and Sally Hawkins (pictured right). (Director Aisling Walsh pictured left.)

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Canadian indie Maudie finds male lead

Ethan Hawke will star opposite Sally Hawkins in the first acquisition for Mongrel Media’s new international division.

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Mongrel Media launches international distribution arm

The first picture from the new outfit is Maudie, to be directed by Aisling Walsh.

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TIFF12: OMDC unveils Canadian projects for festival financing forum

Canadian producers Mary Young Leckie, Kevin De Walt and Trish Dolman will attend the International Financing Forum to fill out budgets for films in development.

Neve Campbell

Neve Campbell-starrer Sworn to Silence shooting at Cinevillage

The Lifetime backdoor pilot will be lensed from Jan. 25 to Feb. 20 in Toronto, with Mary Young Leckie and Terry Gould producing.