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According to Deadline, Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions has made a multi-territory deal for Amma Asante’s “Where Hands Touch” in Cannes.

The World War II drama stares Amandla Stenberg, George Mackay and Abbie Cornish and is a coming-of-age story which  takes place in Germany in 1944.

The film follows the 15-year-old daughter of a white German mother and a black father who lives in fear due to the color of her skin and when she meets Lutz, the son of a prominent SS officer, the two fall helplessly in love, putting both their lives at risk.