MEDEAS nabbed the New Visions/New Voices Award at Palm Springs Film Festival
TF1 has snatched up international sales and French distribution rights to Andrea Pallaoroâ€™s intimate psychodrama MEDEAS
The acquisition was unveiled by TF1's head of international sales Sabine Chemaly at the UniFrance Rendez-Vous mini-mart.
Produced by Varient Pictures and Sixteen Frames, the 35mm-lensed MEDEAS recently received the New Visions/New Voices Award at Palm Springs.
Pic toplines Colombiaâ€™s Catalina Sandino Moreno and Irish stage vet Brian F. Oâ€™Byrne as two California dairy farmers financially struggling with five kids. The film explores the boundaries of human behavior in the face of hardship.
Pallaoroâ€™s feature debut, MEDEAS has been critically-aclaimed. Pallaoro won best director at Marrakech and the U.K./Italy creative industries award at Venice.