Weinstein pic package makes splash at Pool

Hofmann, Katja
June 2006
Daily Variety;6/2/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 44, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Berlin, Germany-based rights trader, Eastern European Acquisition Pool, has picked up 13 films from the Weinstein Co. for distribution in several European countries. Films included in the deal are "Killshot," produced by Quentin Tarantino, Kevin Smith's "Clerks II" and Michael Moore's documentary, "Sicko."


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