Left to Right: A Wolf at the Door, Libertador, Paraiso
Left to Right: A Wolf at the Door, Libertador, Paraiso

Mundial, the Mexico City-based 50-50 co-venture Canana made with IM Global, was set up nine months ago to sell 8 to 10 Iberoamerican pix internationally. Cristina Garza, its international sales VP will be at the Toronto Festival with three of its current seven movies receiving their world premiere there: A Wolf at the Door from Brazil, Simon Bolivar bio Libertador , the biggest independent movie ever produced in Latin America, a coproduction between Venezuela and Spain, and the Canana-produced Paraiso , Mexican Mariana Chenillo’s follow-up to her very well-received debut, Nora’s Will aka 5 Days Without Nora.

Mundial films will go on to play San Sebastian, Zurich, Morelia, Baja and Rome.