Strand acquires Mariscos Beach

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February 19 2005 12:00 AM ET

Strand Releasing bought U.S. rights to Mariscos Beach (Crustacés et Coquillages) on the final day of the European Film Market in Berlin, reports The musical farce about a vacationing family--including a son and his best friend who may or may not be lovers--is directed by Olivier Ducastel and Jacques Martineau, who made the international hit The Adventures of Félix. Strand plans to release the film, which stars Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi and Jean-Marc Barr, this fall.