Intramovies sells in Spain, Japan
by Camillo de Marco
22/06/2012 - Rome-based sales outfit Intramovies starts into the summer with a series of distribution deals in Spain and Japan.
Paolo Genovese's Immaturi [trailer] (foto), the Italian comedy that topped Italy's box office, will be distributed in Spain by Sherlock Films (Cines Verdi). The release date is set for June 29 with 70 copies dubbed into Spanish.
Japan also saw a lot of activity: Andrea Molaioli's Il Gioiellino [trailer] (The Jewel) was picked up by distributor Only Hearts, while Lezioni di cioccolato 2 [trailer] (Chocolate Kisses), directed by Alessio Maria Federici will be shown in Japan thanks to Aya Pro Distribution.
Intramovies is an independent company, established over forty years ago by Paola Corvino and co-led today by her, Micaela Fusco and Marco Valerio Fusco. Intramovies, founded as the helping arm for creative producers and new directors, is first and foremost an international film distributor of quality movies from all over the world, venturing now and again into coproducing selected titles with Australia, Spain and France.
No more than 8 to 10 titles a year make it into the company slate, chosen among high standard production value movies that get their highlights at major international festivals.
Intramovies also boasts a catalogue of over five hundred titles of international renown, with classics by directors such as Fellini, Visconti, Antonioni, Pasolini, De Sica, Bertolucci, Comencini, Rosi, Argento and others.