February 16, 2023
Saban Films Acquires US, UK Rights To DARKNESS OF MAN Starring Jean-Claude Van Damme and Kristanna Loken

Saban Films announced today that they have acquired the US, UK, Australian/New Zealand, African, Spanish, and Scandinavian territory rights to action-spy thriller Darkness of Man starring Jean-Claude Van Damme (Universal Soldier, Kickboxer, Double Impact) with Kristanna Loken (Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines), Peter Jae (Blackhat), Spencer Breslin (The Kid), Emerson Min (“Black-ish”), and Rapper Sticky Fingaz. Directed by James Cullen Bressack (Hot Seat, Fortress), the action-spy thriller is written by Alethea Cho and Bressack and is based on an original story by Bressack & Van Damme. 

The worldwide sales were represented by JD Beaufils and Julie Paquit of VMI Worldwide and negotiated by Steve Break for Saban Films. In addition, VMI closed territory sales with Phoenicia Pictures International (Turkey and Middle East), Program Store (France), Global Media Distribution (Latin America), Plaion (Germany and Italy), and SPI International (CIS, EE, Benelux). 

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