Netflix has set Xavier Gens’ (“Gangs of London”) untitled Paris-set style film starring Bérénice Bejo (“The Artist“) and Nassim Lyes (“Overdose”) as its subsequent French movie unique.
Set within the Summer time of 2024, the movie unfolds in Paris which is internet hosting the World Triathlon Championships on the Seine for the primary time. Sophia, an excellent scientist, learns from Mika, a younger environmental activist, that a big shark is swimming deep within the river. To keep away from a massacre on the coronary heart of the town, they don’t have any alternative however to hitch forces with Adil, the Seine river police commander.
Bejo and Lyes star within the movie reverse Léa Léviant. The movie is produced by Let Me Be and is slated for a launch on Netflix in 2024.
Considered one of France’s finest recognized style filmmaker, Gens beforehand directed “The Divide” which performed at SXSW, “Frontière (s),” in addition to the collection “Gangs of London.”
This formidable elevated style movie follows Netflix’s different hit French unique motion pictures akin to “Oxygene” directed by Alexandre Aja and starring Melanie Laurent, and “Athena” directed by Romain Gavras.
Though Netflix has not disclosed the price range, Gens’ film seems to boast topnotch manufacturing values and a shiny cinematography which is able to set it appart from most French style movies with area of interest attraction.
The mission may also mark Bejo’s uncommon incursion within the style movie world. She earned an Oscar nomination and a Cesar award for her function in “The Artist,” and received Cannes’s finest actress award for her efficiency in Asghar Farhadi’s “The Previous.”
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