Under the Tree screens in Venice and Toronto
The black comedy by Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurdsson will screen in the "Orizzonti" competition at the 74th Venice Film Festival. Following that, it'll celebrate its North American premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival. World sales are handled by New Europe Film Sales.
Freedom in competition at the 70th Locarno Festival
Jan Speckenbach’s second feature will play in competition at the 70th Locarno Festival. The film stars Johanna Wokalek and Hans-Jochen Wagner and was funded by MBB, Kuratorium JDF, FFA, and Slovak AVF. World Sales are handled by Pluto Film, Film Kino Text wil release in Germany.
The Most Beautiful Couple's principal photography wrapped
With the support of Filmstiftung NRW, FFA, Medienboard, Minitraité, DFFF and Medienboard, principal photography of Sven Taddicken’s new film has finished. Arsam International is the French co-producer. Zorro Film will release in Germany and Beta Cinema handles world sales.