Lithuanian Remake Deal for My Awkward Sexual Adventure
By Etan Vlessing
Playback; April 30, 2013
Summon the Lithuanian translator, as Baltic film producer Incognito Films has optioned the Lithuanian-language remake rights to Sean Garrity's My Awkward Sexual Adventure.
The deal with Winnipeg based julijette inc. and Toronto-based Banana-Moon Sky Films is the latest international remake rights deal for the Canadian film after earlier option deals for France and South Korea.
The Lithuanian deal was negotiated by Archstone Distribution, the sales agent for the 2012 Canadian comedy that bowed at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Jonas Chernick wrote and stars in My Awkward Sexual Adventure from director Garrity, a film that won audience awards in Calgary and Whistler.
My Awkward Sexual Adventure also star Emily Hampshire, Vik Sahay and Sarah Manninen.