Vancouver distributor Pacific Northwest Pictures (PNP) has picked up the Canadian rights to the documentary Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles (pictured). The doc, which tells the origin story of the musical Fiddler on the Roof, is directed by Max Lewkowicz and will have its Canadian premiere at the Toronto Jewish Film Festival on May 8. The deal was struck by PNP’s Mark Slone and Samuel Goldwyn’s Ben Feingold. Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles is slated for a Canada-wide release on Aug. 9. It is produced by Lewkowicz, Thomas, Ann Oster, Rita Lerner, and Patti Kenner.

PNP has also acquired the Canadian rights to The Parts You Lose from Samuel Goldwyn in a separate deal. The film, which is coproduced by Winnipeg’s Inferno Pictures, will be released in theatres and VOD in August 2019.

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