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Strand Releasing Takes U.S. Rights to Italian Lgbt Drama ‘Mom+Mom’ (Exclusive)

Rome-based sales company Coccinelle Film has closed U.S. deals on two new Italian Lgbt titles, confirming the international appeal of what is becoming a small but significant local cinema sub-genre.

Strand Releasing has taken North American rights to “Mom+Mom,” about two southern Italian women who struggle to have a child together because of a local law that forbids gays and lesbians to adopt or have babies.

The U.K. rights for “Mom+Mom” have been picked up by Lgbt specialty distributor Tla Releasing, while its sister company Optimale has picked up the pic for France.

Produced by prominent shingle Bibi Film – which recently made Netflix’s first Italian movie, gangster pic “The Ruthless” – “Mom+Mom” features Linda Caridi (“Antonia”) and Maria Roveran (“These Days”) as the couple who with great difficulty raise money to go to Barcelona for artificial insemination.

Breaking Glass Pictures, which is run by industry
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Valeria Golino’s Un Certain Regard title 'Euforia' scores key deals (exclusive)

Valeria Golino’s Un Certain Regard title 'Euforia' scores key deals (exclusive)
Film stars Riccardo Scamarcio and Valerio Mastandrea.

Euforia, Valeria Golino’s second film and return to Un Certain Regard, has stirred up interest here for True Colours who have closed deals with Paname for French-speaking territories, Strada for Greece, Stars Media for former Yugoslavia, and Bravos Pictures for China.

Talks are ongoing on the Ht Films and Indigo Film drama for the Us, UK, Australia, Japan, Spain and Taiwan. 01 Distribution has planned an autumn release for the story starring Riccardo Scamarcio and Valerio Mastandrea as estranged brothers forced to cohabit for a few months in Rome.

After a solid $3.8m (€3.2m) Italian box office run,
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Valeria Golino’s Un Certain Regard title 'Euphoria' scores key deals (exclusive)

Valeria Golino’s Un Certain Regard title 'Euphoria' scores key deals (exclusive)
Film stars Riccardo Scamarcio and Valerio Mastandrea.

Euphoria (Euforia), Valeria Golino’s second film and return to Un Certain Regard, has stirred up interest here for True Colors who have closed deals with Paname for French-speaking territories, Strada for Greece, Stars Media for former Yugoslavia, and Bravos Pictures for China.

Talks are ongoing on the Indigo Film and Ht Films drama for the Us, UK, Australia, Japan, Spain and Taiwan. 01 Distribution has planned an autumn release for the story starring Riccardo Scamarcio and Valerio Mastandrea as estranged brothers forced to cohabit for a few months in Rome.

After a solid
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