MARKET DEBUTS NICK (Argentina) Drama. 93mins. Prod co: Campo Cine, coproduced by Staron Film, Burning Blue, Bellota Films, Gale Cine, Rio Rojo Contenidos and 27 Films. Dir: Diego Lerman. Cast: Julieta Diaz, Sebastian Ezequiel Molinaro. Spanish with English subtitles. Completed. Screening. Seven-year-old Matias returns home from a friend's birthday party to find his mother, Laura, unconscious on the floor. When she gets back to her senses they decide to leave home and rush to a shelter for abused women where they spend 48 hours before Laura decides to rebuild her life somewhere else. Winter sleep (Turkey, France, Germany) Drama. 196mins. Prod co: Zeynofilm, Memento Films Production, Bredock Filmproduction. Dir and scr: Nuri Bilge Ceylan. Cast: Haluk Bilginer, Melisa Sozen, Demet Akbag. Turkish with English subtitles. Completed. Screening. Delivery date: spring 2014. Aydin, a former actor, runs a small hotel in central Anatolia with his young wife, Nihal, with whom he has a stormy relationship, and his sister Necla, who is suffering from her recent divorce. In winter, as the snow begins to fall, the hotel turns into a shelter but also an inescapable place that fuels their animosities. OTHER TITLES AVAILABLE COLD IN JULY (US, France) Thriller. 109 mins. Prod co: BSM Studio, Back up Media, Paradise City, Belladona Production. Dir: Jim Mickle. Prod: Linda Moran, Rene Bastian, Adam Folk, Marie Savare. Scr: Nick Damici, Jim Mickle. Cast: Michael C Hall, Sam Shepard, Don Johnson. $3.5m. Completed. Delivery date: spring 2014. ENERGIZED (Austria) Documentary. 90/52mins. Prod co: Allegro Films (More than Honey, Let’s Make Money, We Feed the World). Dir: Hubert Canaval. Scr: Hubert Canaval, Corinna Milborn. English, German and French with English subtitles. Completed. The Free World (US) Thriller. Prod co: Untilted Entertainment. Dir and scr: Jason Lew. Prod: Laura Rister. Cast: Cillian Murphy, Bryce Dallas Howard. Pre-production. Delivery date: 2015. Lock Charmer (Argentina) Romantic comedy. 74mins. Prod co: Tarea Fina. Dir and scr: Natalia Smirnoff. Cast: Esteban Lamothe, Erica Rivas, Yosiria Huaripata. Spanish with English subtitles. Completed. Mr KAplan (Uruguay, Germany, Spain) Comedy. 98mins. Prod co: Baobab Films,
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Salado, Razor Film Produktion. Dir and scr: Alvaro Brechner. Prod: Roman Paul, Alvaro Brechner. Cast: Hector Nogueira, Nestor Guizzini, Rolf Becker. Spanish with English subtitles. Post-production. Delivery date: summer 2014. Still alice (US) Drama. Prod co: BSM Studio, Lex Lutzus & James Brown Production, Killer Films. Dir and scr: Richard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland. Cast: Julianne Moore, Alec Baldwin, Kristen Stewart. Post-production. Delivery date: autumn 2014. Library Eighty independent features films including award-winning titles like Still Life; The Class; A Separation; Sister; Short Term 12; Ilo Ilo; The Past.
Stand/room number: Relais de la Reine, Apt C21, 42-43 La Croisette Tel: mobile (44) 7809 725 820 Executives attending: Will Machin, Natalie Brenner, Sam Parker, Andre Le Brocquy 16 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, Holborn, London, WC2A 3ED, UK Tel: (44) 20 7396 5301 Web: www.metro-films.com/index/htm MARKET DEBUTS NOEL (WORKING TITLE) (UK) Drama. Dir: Joe Stephenson. Prod: Julia Valentine. Scr: Martin Sherman. In development. Explores how Noel Coward became a Great British icon of wit and sophistication despite his humble beginnings. RIO 50° (UK, Brazil, Germany) Documentary. 120mins. Prod co: F.A.M.E UK. Dir and scr: Julien Temple. Prod: Mike Downey, Sam Taylor. Cast: Andrew Scott, Peter McDonald, Amy Huberman. English and Portuguese with English subtitles. Completed. A journey through time that reflects on the social, political, financial, musical and cultural revolutions that have taken place in Rio over the past 40 years. SOUL BOYS OF THE WESTERN WORLD (UK) Documentary. 106mins. Dir: George Hencken. Prod: Scott Milaney, Steve Dagger. Cast: Spandau Ballet. Completed. First market screening. Set against the backdrop of the 1980s music scene, this documentary charts the meteoric rise, fall and ultimate reunion of pop sensation Spandau Ballet. SUGAR (UK) Documentary. Dir: Damon Gameau. Prod: Rory Williamson, Nick Batzias. Scr: Damon Gameau. Cast: Damon Gameau. Post-
production. Screening on promo reel. Damon Gameau becomes a human guinea pig when he puts himself through a gruelling six-week diet consuming the equivalent of 40 teaspoons of sugar a day. OTHER TITLES AVAILABLE CROOKED HOUSE (UK) Drama. Prod: Joe Abrams, Mark Samuelson. Scr: Julian Fellowes, Tim Rose Price. In development. HALF OF A YELLOW SUN (UK, Nigeria) Drama. 111mins. Prod co: Slate Films. Dir: Biyi Bandele. Prod: Andrea Calderwood. Scr: Biyi Bandele. Cast: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Thandie Newton. English. Completed. IBOY (UK) Action/adventure. Prod co: Wigwam Films, Pretty Pictures. Dir: Adam Randall. Prod: Gail Matrux. Scr: Joe Barton. Cast: Will Poulter. Pre-production. NINA (UK) Drama. 120mins. Prod co: Ealing Studios. Dir and scr: Cynthia Mort. Prod: Barnaby Thompson, Ben Latham-Jones, Stuart Parr. Cast: Zoe Saldana, David Oyelowo. Completed. First market screening. SHOOTING FOR SOCRATES (UK) Drama. Prod co: New Black Films. Dir: James Erskine. Prod: Victoria Gregory. Scr: Marie Jones. Cast: John Hannah, Art Parkinson, Richard Dormer. Post-production. Screening on promo reel. Library Titles include: Extracurricular Activities; The Stag.
Also buying Stand/room number: Riviera H16 Tel: 06 82 28 14 30 Executives attending: head of sales and acquisitions Caroline CouretDelegue, distribution manager Jane Carolan Garfield House, 2nd Floor, 86-88 Edgware Road, London, W2 2EA, UK Tel: (44) 20 7535 7300 Fax: (44) 20 7535 7201 E-mail: info@metrodomeinternational. com Web: www.metrodomeinternational. com MARKET DEBUTS MEET THE FIRM: REVENGE IN RIO (UK) 85mins. Prod co: Press On Features. Dir and scr: Paul Tanter. Prod: Sebastian Brown. Cast: Simon Phillips, Josh Myers, Vas Blackwood. Post-production. Delivery date: June 2014. A group of football hooligans travel to Rio for the World Cup but soon learn that Brazilian gangsters conduct their business very differently and prove a deadly match.
THE TAKING (UK) Thriller. Prod co: Metrodome International, Mitchell-Brunt. Dir: Dominic Brunt. Prod: Dominic Brunt, Joanne Mitchell, Mike Lacey, Jezz Vernon, Jen Handorf. Scr: Paul Roundell. Cast: Vicky Smurfitt, Joanne Mitchell, Jonathan Slinger. In production. Delivery date: January 2015. Two women with aspirations of opening their own business borrow money from a loan shark but his terms turn violent. WHITE SETTLERS (UK) Thriller. 80mins. Prod co: Not A Number Productions, White Settlers, LynchpIn productions. Dir: Simeon Halligan. Prod: Rachel RichardsonJones. Scr: Ian Fenton. Cast: Pollyanna McIntosh, Lee Williams, Joanne Mitchell. Completed. First market screening. Delivery date: July 2014. A young couple spending their first night in an isolated cottage are beset by masked intruders. OTHER TITLES AVAILABLE LET US PREY (UK, Ireland) Horror. 90mins. Prod co: Fantastic Films, Makar Productions. Dir: Brian O’Malley. Prod: Eddie Dick, Brendan McCarthy, John McDonnell. Scr: Rae Brunton, David Cairns, Fiona Watson. Cast: Liam Cunningham, Pollyanna McIntosh, Hanna Stanbridge. Completed. Screening. Delivery date: immediate. NO MAN’S LAND (UK) Horror. Prod co: Dark Matter. Dir and scr: Sean Hogan. Prod: Jen Handorf. Pre-production. SCINTILLA (UK) Sci-fi, Action. 94mins. Prod co: Liquid Noise Films, Forefront Features. Dir: Billy O’Brien. Prod: Lionel Hicks. Scr: Rob Green, GP Taylor, Billy O’Bren. Cast: John Lynch, Craig Conway, Antonia Thomas. Completed. Delivery date: immediate. Library More than 30 titles of all genres.
Mexican Film Institute (IMCINE)
Stand/room number: Riviera A15/B6 Tel: 04 92 99 32 38 Executives attending: director general Jorge Sanchez Sosa, director of film productions Lorenza Manrique, director of international affairs Monserrat Sanchez Soler, managing director of international promotion and sales Jose Miguel Alvarez, special projects Yissel Ibarra Espriu, head of international sales Lisa Gervassi Insurgentes Sur #674, Mexico City, 03100, Mexico Tel: (52) 55 5448 5344 E-mail: email@example.com Web: www.imcine.gob.mx www.screendaily.com