Acquisitions: Sea, Buy, Frontiers, Cocaine

“After Dark Films has acquired North American rights to Xavier Gens’ French horror film “Frontier(s),” the story of a band of thieves who find refuge in a motel, only to discover that it’s run by Neo-Nazis from hell. Samuel Le Bihan stars. “Frontier(s)” will have a limited theatrical release May 9th, followed four days later by a DVD release through Lionsgate…” (full details)

“High Point Media Group has picked up world rights for “The Sea Change,” the feature adaptation of Jane Rogers novel “Island” . Brek Taylor and Elizabeth Mitchell co-helm the dark psychodrama about a young woman (Anne Marie-Duff) who’s abandoned at birth and grows up in foster homes. Shooting will begin in March and is expected to be ready by the summer…” (full details)

“First Look Studios has picked up the Heather Graham starrer “Buy Borrow Steal” from Germany’s Atrix Films. The romantic comedy, directed by Eric Styles, has Graham as a young single who finds out she has only four days to get pregnant before her biological clock runs out…” (full details)

“Magnolia Pictures has nabbed worldwide rights to Billy Corben’s documentary “Cocaine Cowboys 2: Hustlin’ With the Godmother,” a sequel to his 2006 crime docu, for its Magnet Releasing genre label. The sequel follows Oakland, Calif.-based dealer Charles Cosby and his personal and professional relationship with “Cocaine Godmother” Griselda Blanco in the ’90s. No release date is scheduled yet…” (full details)

“Anchor Bay Entertainment has acquired the domestic rights to Leomax’s first feature, the Mischa Barton thriller “Walled In”. Production recently wrapped in Saskatchewan, with advance footage unspooling at the Berlin Film Festival…” (full details)