The Jeremy Irons Selection: his picks
Being There, by Hal Ashby ;
Day for Night (La Nuit américaine), by François Truffaut.
These two films, one American and one French, will be screened as part of The Jeremy Irons Selection, which also showcases three films starring this year’s President: Damage by Louis Malle, Dead Ringers by David Cronenberg and Margin Call by J.C. Chandor.
Three new exclusive Premieres:
An American Premiere:
Woman in Gold, directed by Simon Curtis, distributed by SND.
and two French Premieres:
Une mère, directed by Christine Carrière, distributed by Les Films du Losange ;
Fatima, directed by Philippe Faucon, distributed by Pyramide.
Six films selected for US in Progress Paris 2015
Six projects will take part in the US in Progress Paris workshop (part of the Professional Programmes – 9, 10 and 11 June):
Another Evil, directed by Carson Mell, produced by Riel Roch Decter and Sebastian Pardo ;
AWOL, directed by Deb Shoval, produced by Jessica Caldwell, L.A. Teodosio and Michel Merkt ;
Diverge, directed by James Morrison, produced by David Mandel and Noah Lang ;
Live Cargo, directed by Logan Sandler, produced by Thymaya Payne ;
Porto Mon Amour (working title) directed by Gabe Klinger, produced by Rodrigo Areias, Nicolas R. de la Mothe, Sonia Buchman and Gabe Klinger ;
Queen of Glory, directed by Nana Mensah, produit by Jamund Washington, Baff Akoto and Anya Migdal.
The 4th edition of Champs-Élysées Film Festival will be held from 10 to 16 June. Jeremy Irons and Émilie Dequenne are this year’s Presidents; the Guests of Honour are: William Friedkin, Alan Parker, Euzhan Palcy and the Safdie Brothers; the Professional Guests are Victor & Samuel Hadida (Metropolitan FilmExport).
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