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Gsp takes UK rights to 'Unromantic Woman'

Exclusive: Film Bazaar’s Co-Production Market project Joan Carr-Wiggin’s An Unromantic Woman has presold to the UK, with Gsp Studios picking up the film from Toronto-based production company Paragraph Pictures.

Including this pre-sale, Paragraph Pictures has secured 60% of the $2.5m budget for the new project. The finance raised also includes equity, tax credits and incentives from Canada.

Producer David Gordian of Paragraph Pictures is structuring the project as a Canada-India coproduction. He is now at Film Bazaar looking for an Indian co-producer.

It will be the first time for Carr-Wiggin to shoot in India. The English-language comedy is about a Canadian woman who files to India to stop her newlywed daughter from falling for a young Indian poet, but only to fall in love herself.

Carr-Wiggin, a former economist, has written and directed five feature films, all of which are comedies with strong roles for women.

Three of her films are co-productions with Gsp, including [link=tt

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