According to The Hollywood Reporter, Anchor Bay Entertainment Canada has picked up the Canadian distribution rights to Jen and Sylvia Soska’s American Mary.
The Candian deal follows Universal Pictures International acquiring the rights for distribution in the U.K., Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
News of the Anchor Bay deal followed the Canadian premiere of American Mary at this years Toronto After Dark Film Festival. An American distribution deal is also said to be in the works.
The film “portrays a disenchanted medical student who enters a world of underground surgery that leaves more scars on herself than on her freak clientele.”