"Land Ho!" the Sundance comedy about a retired man and his former brother-in-law as they take a trip to Iceland to try and reclaim their youth, was picked up for distribution by Sony Pictures Classics, the studio announced Wednesday. The film was co-executive produced by Oscar-winning Salt Lake City film producer, Geralyn Dreyfous, who also is the founder of the Utah Film Center."
"Land Ho!" is the latest in a slate of pictures that have made deals at this year's Sundance Film Festival.
Meanwhile, The Hollywood Reporter reported that "God's Pocket," the new film by director and "Mad Men" star John Slattery, was bought by IFC Films for distribution.