Netflix and Metfilm announced on Monday that they will be the North American broadcast center for the Sundance documentary “Misha and Wolves”.
In addition, the film will be released only in Northflix North America and several other markets, with the licensing deal negotiated ahead of the Sundance Film Festival.
Also featured are BBC Storyville (UK), SDF Arte (Germany, France), VPRO (Netherlands), VRT (Belgium), SVT (Sweden), DR (Denmark), and NRK (Norway). YLE (Finland), RUV (Iceland), Movistar + (Spain), Yes Docu (Israel), RTS (Switzerland), RTVS (Slovenia), ERT (Greece), TG4 (Ireland).
The number of offers is a testament to the buyers’ appetite for great stories and cutting-edge movies that are able to reach a large global audience. We are excited about what this film has to offer, ”said Metfilm Sales Vesna Kudic in a statement.
Memories of the Holocaust haunt the world but follow a woman who kept a dark secret under the surface. The film was screened at the Global Documentary Competition in Sundance. Sales were handled by Metfilm.
“Misha and the Wolves”, directed by Sam Hobkinson, was co-produced by Poppy Dixon, Al Maro, Matt Wells, Jurgen Budeus and Gregory Salkman. Stuart the Marshall, Thomas Hogg, Vesna Kudick, Johnny Percy, Adrian Sibley, Mandy Chang, Hayley Reynolds, Martin Piper, Barbara Truen. Executive Producer.