Capital Distribution Deal for Scottish Movie

One of Scotland’s most garlanded films of recent months, which has earned prizes and kudos on the international festival circuit, has been acquired for release in the UK and Ireland by an Edinburgh-based distribution company.

Starring Scots, Peter Mullan and Martin Compston, True North is described as a heart-rending story of how a quartet of Scottish fisherman grapple with the terrible cost of human trafficking. Says its London-born, German-based director, Steve Hudson: “This is a film about why good people do bad things.”

It has been acquired for distribution by Cin