Acquisitions: Winnipeg, Bill, Forever

“IFC Films has acquired U.S. rights to Guy Madden’s “My Winnipeg.” The film is a documentary study of the director’s home town, which blends images of the city with an account of its history and re-enactments of scenes from Madden’s own childhood…” (full details)

“First Look Studios and GreeneStreet Films paid $3 million for the U.S. rights to GreeneStreet’s comedy “Bill,” starring Aaron Eckhart and Jessica Alba…” (full details)

“Never Forever,” an English-language melodrama by Korean helmer Gina Kim, is to get a North American theatrical release following a Toronto deal with Arts Alliance America. The film will be jointly distributed with Korean studio Prime Entertainment in first quarter of 2008…” (full details)