Heading into Cannes, Fortissimo Films has announced a pair of pick-ups. The company has acquired international rights to Un Certain Regard title Miss Lovely and to Antonio Campos’ Simon Killer, which had its debut in Sundance earlier this year. IFC took North America on Simon Killer at the time. Miss Lovely is from Indian director Ashim Ahluwalia. It follows two brothers who turn on each other in the Bollywood underground of the 1980s. Ahluwalia also produced with Shumona Goel, Sanjay Shah and Pinaki Chatterjee. Film stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Niharika Singh and Anil George. Fortissimo will launch sales at Cannes.
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