Fortissimo nabs 'Maid'

Osborne, Magz
August 2005
Daily Variety;8/23/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 36, p10
Trade Publication
Reports that International sales house Fortissimo has picked up world sales for Singapore director Kevin Tong's horror film "The Maid," which broke Singapore's box office records for a horror release. Plot of the film; Gross income of the film during sneak previews.


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