clearday.jpg Variety is reporting that Gaby Dellal's On a Clear Day has been picked up by Focus Features. The film, about a middle-aged man who decides to swim the English Channel, stars British actors Brenda Blethyn and Peter Mullen and is Dellal's feature debut. Worth about $2 million, the deal marks the first aquisition for Focus this year; it includes distribution rights in North America only. On a Clear Day is the only British film screening in world competition at this year's Sundance Film Festival.

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