Hart’s latest film was I’m Your Woman, a 1970s crime drama starring Rachel Brosnan. The film opened the 2020 AFI Fest and premiered on Amazon Prime in December. He is retaken by the CAA.
A week before the official kick-off of Berlin’s European film market, Culmination Pictures has closed a torrent of international pre-sales for Curtain Call, featuring an all-star British cast, Anand Tucker (Shopgirl, Hilary And Jackie) ‘s a period murder mystery. Which includes Colin Firth, Gemma Arterton, Papa Essideau, and Simon Russell Belle.
Close deals with Square Entertainment for German-speaking Europe for Curtain Call
, pictures infamous for Italy, Hugi Films for Poland, Tanuveer for Greece, Lusomundo for Portugal, Army for Iceland, Hugi Films for Poland, Sinjart for Poland, Sinter for Benelux, and Shoval Films for Israel. California Films Takes Rights in Latin America, Selim Ramia & Company.
Benchmark Films for the Middle East, Empire for South Africa, and Taiwan. The company hopes to announce a deal for Spain soon. Sony Pictures International Productions previously acquired the film for the UK, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand. Curtain Call, based on the novel of the same name by Anthony Quinn, is set in the London theater scene in 1930.
The plot surrounding apprehensive theater critic Jimmy Erskine (Beale), his loyal assistant (Essedu), and the newspaper’s boss (Forth), who wants to get rid of the critic, and an actress (Arterton) whose excellent reviews from Jimmy Has been distracted. But Jimmy’s determination to survive trapped the other characters in a trap of blackmail, deception, and murder. Oscar-nominated screenwriter Patrick Marber (Notes on a Scandal) adapted Quinn’s book for the screen.
Curtain Call is produced later this year in the U.K. Scheduled to start in. Jolly Symonds is producing the film under his Fearless Minds banner. Mark Gordon and Beth Pattinson for Mark Gordon Pictures, Executive Producers and Tom Butterfield for Culmination Productions, and Harry White and Patrick Marber. Sony Pictures International Productions will co-produce. Berlin’s all-virtual 2021 European film market runs next week, March 1–5.