Seville International

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Seville International closes, execs launch new sales outfit

Former Seville heads Anick Poirier and Lorne Price have opened global licensing agent WaZabi Films under DATSIT Sphere.

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Deals: eOne, Seville, DHX, Guru

Anthropocene lands U.S. distribution at Sundance, WildBrain takes the digital reins of The Smurfs brand and Guru gets a new playmate.

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Deals: Cineflix, Evolutionary Films, levelFILM

Cineflix options a true-crime article from journalist Karen K. Ho, levelFILM and Seville International grab Jasmin Mozaffari’s Firecrackers ahead of TIFF, plus more.

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Seville International picks up Denys Arcand’s latest

The Montreal-based eOne subsidiary has acquired the global rights to Arcand’s upcoming The Fall of the American Empire, as well as the doc Anthropocene.

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Deals: marblemedia, Seville, Quebecor, Blue Ant

marblemedia acquires two children’s series, including Forte Entertainment’s Snapshots, plus more deals of the week.

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Deals: Seville International, CTV, Serendipity Point

Xavier Dolan’s Juste la fin du monde secures pre-sales into an additional 21 territories ahead of its Cannes world premiere, plus more deals of the week. (Dolan pictured.)

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Dolan’s End of the World to screen in competition at Cannes

The Canada/France coproduction (pictured) will appear in the festival’s Official Competition program.

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Dolan’s ‘Donovan’ bulks up cast

The casting announcements follow the pre-AFM announcement that Seville International, eOne and Les Film Seville had taken sales and domestic distribution rights, respectively, to the film. (Emily Hampshire pictured.)

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Seville Int’l lands sales for latest Xavier Dolan film

The distributor has announced sales in three territories for Juste La Fin Du Monde.

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Seville Int’l to rep Dolan’s next French-language feature

Marion Cotillard, Lea Seydoux, Vincent Cassel, Nathalie Baye and Gaspard Ulliel will star in the Canada-France coproduction Juste La Fin Du Monde, to start shooting next month.

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Seville International to sell Sleeping Giant overseas

Sales will start at Cannes, where Andrew Cividino’s (pictured) feature directorial debut will screen as part of the Critics Week sidebar.

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Deals: Seville, IMAX, eOne

Seville International picks up the rights to The Dark Horse, while the eOne-distributed series Halt and Catch Fire gets a season two greenlight.