The Spanish mini-major has also taken local distribution rights to the film, which is scheduled for a summer theatrical release.
Produced by Montes at his Málaga-based outfit 73140323 PC, “A Dead Man Cannot Live” is currently in post-production.
The story is set at one of Southern Spain’s most popular tourist hotspots, the Costa del Sol, known for its warm climate and white sand beaches, but also as a point of confluence or international drug trafficking.
“A Dead Man” revolves around Tano, who has worked his whole life for Manuel, a construction business man with strong local government connections which help him control drug-trafficking in the city.
54-year-old Tano, whose mission is to control the drug trade with Morocco, struggles to make ends meet,