'Strand Releasing Closes U.S. on ‘Pornomelancolia,’ Sold by Luxbox

U.S. on ‘Pornomelancolia,’ Sold by Luxbox

distribution rights

to San Sebastián competition title “Pornomelancolia,” sales agent Luxbox announced during this week’s

As previously

announced, Filmin will handle distribution in Spain

The film

has also been picked up by Epicentre Films Distribution for France

Questions the

film raises is how we reacts to others’ gaze, and what happens when intimacy becomes

Lead produced

by Gema Films in Argentina, with Brazil’s Desvia Filmes, Bordeaux-based Dublin Films and Mexico’

the film

was a buzz title at the 2021 WIP Latam in San Sebastian

“Pornomelancolia” also

took part in 2018’s Ikusmira Berriak, a residency program in San Sebastian which is one

Other recent

acquisitions by Strand include North America for João Pedro Rodrigues’ “Will-O’-The-Wisp,” which world

Strand also

recently acquired all North American rights to Matt Carter’s “In From the Side,” which

 Another recent pick

up is “99 Moons,” a love story by Swiss director Jan Gassmann, which bowed in

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