EXCLUSIVE: Beta Cinema has unveiled a raft of first offers for German director Kilian Riedhof’s drama You Will Not Have My Hate, impressed by the experiences of French author Antoine Leiris, whose spouse was killed within the November 13, 2015 terror assault on the Bataclan live performance corridor in Paris.
The function, which world premiered in Locarno over the summer season, has offered to Japan (New Choose), Taiwan (AV-Jet), Australia and New Zealand (The Reset Collective), Canada (Sphere Movies), Spain (Yoda Movies), Switzerland (Praesens Movie) and Hungary (Mozinet).
Haut et Court docket is gearing as much as launch the function in French cinemas on November 2 and Tobis Movie will launch the image in Germany and Austria on November 10.
This November 13, will mark the seventh anniversary of the assaults on the Bataclan and different areas throughout Paris, which killed 130 folks, with 90 deaths occurring on the live performance corridor alone.
You Will Not Have My Hate is customized from Leiris’s best-selling e-book, charting his preliminary shock and grief following his spouse’s killing, and the gradual means of rebuilding his life for the sake of their younger son.
Leiris would discover himself on the coronary heart of a media storm within the days after the assault, after a viral Fb publish, by which he pledged to construct a brand new life together with his son primarily based on happiness and love, relatively than hatred.
Primary actor, Pierre Deladonchamps (Stranger by the Lake, Sorry Angel, Reprise en Primary, Hawaii) performs Leiris, with little one actor Zoé Iorio within the function of the son and Camélia Jordana (Le Brio), because the spouse.
“We’re very proud to announce our first gross sales for the title and to proceed negotiations at AFM,” mentioned Dirk Schürhoff, CEO of Beta Cinema.
“You Will Not Have My Hate is a delicate, transferring drama that has excessive potential to cross over to broader audiences. Whereas diving deep into our protagonist’s private however common drama, the movie has an uplifting ending, encouraging us to by no means give in to hatred and concern.”
The drama is Riedhof’s second function after the 2013 German hit Again On Monitor. In addition to directing, he additionally tailored Leirin’s novel with co-writers Marc Blöbaum and Jan Braren.
You Will Not Have My Hate was produced by Janine Jackowski, Jonas Dornbach and Maren Ade of Komplizen Movie (Corsage, Toni Erdmann, Spencer).
It’s co-produced by Haut et Court docket, Frakas Productions, NDR, Tobis, MMC Films Cologne, Erfttal Movie, RTBF (Télévision Belge), Proximus and Shelter Prod in participation with Ciné+, arte, Wallimage (La Wallonie), Haut et Court docket Distribution, Cofinova 17 and Indéfilms 9.
Following its World Premiere in Locarno, the movie went on to display screen on the movie festivals in Hamburg, Rio de Janeiro, Lecce and Namur. Beta Cinema is internet hosting a market screening at AFM on Nov 3, 9 am at AMC Broadway 1.