Tele München/Concorde has snapped up all German rights to Altitude Film Sales’ chiller Ghost Stories.
The deal between Altitude’s sales chief Mike Runagall and Tmg/Concorde’s Markus Zimmer was wrapped up last night on the eve of Efm following the project’s announcement on Screen last week.
The pact marks the first collaboration between the two companies. Tmg/Concorde previously did well in Germany with similarly pitched horror The Woman In Black.
Sherlock co-star Martin Freeman (The Hobbit franchise), George MacKay (Pride) and Andy Nyman (Death At A Funeral) are to star in the feature version of well-received supernatural stage production Ghost Stories, co-written and directed by Jeremy Dyson (The League of Gentlemen) and Nyman, who will reprise his role as professor Goodman.
Principal photography is due to get underway in September with Claire Jones (Sightseers) producing alongside Warp Films’ [link