The Premiere Entertainment Group (PEG) has entered into important international agreements in Psychological horror Of a night, An American production about an Iranian couple in the lead role of the winner for Best Actor at Cannes 2016 Shihab Hosseini en Niousha Noor.
PEG holds license rights in Germany, Italy (Koch Media), France (FIP), Poland (M2), CIS (Voxell), Australia and New Zealand (Rialto) and Latin America ( Star).
Agreements have also been concluded in South Korea (Entermode), Taiwan (Vie Vision), Malaysia (Suraya), Vietnam (Green Media), Thailand (copyrighted films), Indonesia (Falcon) and the Middle East (E4).
As previously announced, North American rights holder IFC Midnight released the film in the US in January and Vertigo acquired the UK rights.
Korush Ahari directed the story of an Iranian couple and their one-year-old daughter on their way home from a social event who spend the night in a hotel where they are forced to face dark secrets.
Hosseini (Of SellerHe made his first appearance in an American production alongside Noor (HBO’s Here and now
Ahari released an original screenplay which he co-wrote with Milad Garmouz. Produced by Alex Britto and Ahari Of a night For Mammoth Pictures alongside Jeffrey Allard for Indie Entertainment, Cheryl Staurulakis for Orama Filmworks, Armin Amiri for SuperNova8 Films and Mohamed Dormanche.
Terry George (Rwanda HotelConsultant product. George Rush, Bahnham Pepahani, Leo Storoulakis, Ryan Clarkson, David Spesak, Chris Jones, Derek Penham, Robert Spears, Charles Freiburg and PK Patel were the executive producers.
The night Made History as the first American production film to receive a large theatrical release in Iran since the Iranian revolution in 1979 with Mammoth Pictures and Ayat Film Company.
The film was recently screened at Grimmfest in England and is currently screened at Imagine Film Fest in the Netherlands. Festival credits include Sitges, Nightstream, Mullins, Cinquist, Dawn, Omaha and Santa Barbara.