Mongrel International, an operating division of Mongrel Media, acquires and sells films worldwide. In keeping with the parent company’s mandate, Mongrel International focuses on the best in Canadian and world cinema. For over 20 years, as a leading independent distributor, Mongrel Media has specialized in bringing carefully curated, culturally relevant and beautifully crafted films to Canadian audiences. Mongrel International is now doing the same for audiences around the world.
The division was launched in Cannes 2014 with global sales on Aisling Walsh’s Maudie, starring Sally Hawkins and Ethan Hawke. Since then, Mongrel has handled international sales on numerous critically acclaimed films, including Jennifer Fox’s The Tale, Ira Sachs’ Little Men, Anna Rose Holmer’s The Fits, Joshua Z Weinstein’s Menashe and Eliza Hittman’s Beach Rats.