TITLE

Scandals spur Gussi to bow political pic

AUTHOR(S)
Fuente, Anna Marie De La
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;3/23/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 62, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Political scandals in Mexico have prompted independent distributor Gussi Films to target a risky summer release for the first Mexican-Great Britain co-production, "Conejo en la luna." The political thriller, directed and co-produced by Jorge Ramirez, touches on corruption in Great Britain and Mexico. Story follows a graphic arts designer from Mexico who flees to London after he is falsely accused of planning a murder. Great Britain co-producer Head Gear is in talks with various distributors in Great Britain, including Icon.
ACCESSION #
12682068

 

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