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IFC Midnight Takes US and UK Rights to 'As Luck Would Have It'

Thompson on Hollywood By Maggie Lange | Thompson on Hollywood April 25, 2012 at 2:31PM

IFC Midnight acquired all US and UK rights to director Alex De La Iglesia’s "As Luck Would Have it." The film world premiered at a special screening at this year's Berlin Film Festival. It will premiere in North America at this year's Tribeca Film Festival in the Spotlight Section.
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As Luck Would Have It

IFC Midnight acquired all US and UK rights to director Alex De La Iglesia’s "As Luck Would Have it."  The film world premiered at a special screening at this year's Berlin Film Festival. It will premiere in North America in the Spotlight Section at this year's Tribeca Film Festival.

"As Luck Would Have It" stars Jose Mota, Salma Hayek, Blanco Portillo, and Fernando Tejero.  It follows Roberto (Jose Mota), an unemployed and broke advertising executive, turned down by every agency he applies to. In an inescapable rut, it takes a terrible and dramatic accident to change his life and mindset. Salma Hayek plays his loving wife, Luisa, in "the film's best performance."

This article is related to: Alex de la Iglesia, Álex de la Iglesia, Salma Hayek, IFC Midnight, Berlin International Film Festival, Tribeca Film Festival, Festivals


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