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Easternlight takes bite of Rabbit sequel

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By Stephen Cremin

Tue, 20 May 2014, 09:30 AM (HKT)

Sales News

Easternlight Films, the Asia-focused label of Arclight Films Pty Ltd, has picked up world sales of 3-D animation sequel Legend of a Rabbit: The Martial of Fire 兔俠之青黎傳說 from China's Tianjin North Film Group 天津北方電影集團公司.

The original Legend of a Rabbit 兔俠傳奇 (2011), which is also in 3-D, made RMB16.6 million (US$2.65 million) in China and also opened theatrically in Singapore, Thailand, South Korea, Russia and Portugal.

The new film was one of several Chinese-language titles to have high-profile launches during the Cannes market in the past week. The film has one more market screening today at 2pm in Palais K, in its "Cannes Cut".

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