Oscar nom puts wind in doc's sales

Hopewell, John
March 2004
Daily Variety;3/1/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 46, p20
Trade Publication
Reports on the move of Art Mood to provide broadcasting rights of the documentary film "Balseros" license to the public broadcasting company Arte in Europe. Terms in the broadcasting deal; Overview on the story line of the documentary; Nomination garnered by the film in the 76th Academy Awards.


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