Cohen Media Group and Curzon have collectively acquired all U.S. and U.Okay. distribution rights to “All the pieces Went Nice,” Francois Ozon’s movie with Sophie Marceau, which simply world-premiered in competitors at Cannes and earned a heat important welcome.
The deal was negotiated by CMG senior VP Robert Aaronson, Curzon Synthetic Eye’s managing director Louisa Dent and Sébasten Beffa and Nicolas Brigaud-Robert at Playtime.
“All the pieces Went Nice” marks Marceau’s first time working with Ozon, certainly one of France’s most critically laureled helmers. The drama relies Emmanuèle Bernheim’s novel “All the pieces Went Properly” and facilities on a girl as she is confronted along with her father’s declining well being following a stroke. Sick and half-paralyzed in his hospital mattress, André asks Emmanuèle to assist him finish his life. The movie explores the father-daughter relationship.
Written and directed by Ozon, “All the pieces Went Nice” additionally stars Géraldine Pailhas, Charlotte Rampling, Hanna Schygulla, Éric Caravaca and Grégory Gadebois.
“’All the pieces Went Nice’ is a touching movie that has captured the heartfelt consideration of so many right here in Cannes,” mentioned Aaronson at Cohen Media Group.
Charles Cohen mentioned the corporate has seen “nice success with Ozon’s movies and our continued relationship has been deeply rewarding. We stay up for bringing one other certainly one of his movies to U.S. audiences.”
Dent mentioned the movie strikes audiences as a result of it “refuses sentimentality.” “The final moments of life are proven to comprise the identical mixture of humor, resentment, love, jealousy and farce as all the times that preceded it. Ozon powerfully conveys that assisted dying shouldn’t be a depressive rejection of life however a constructive selection of dignity in loss of life,” mentioned Dent.
Sebastien Beffa at Playtime mentioned, “Each Curzon and Cohen Media Group are built-in unbiased corporations and controlling each cinemas and distribution provides them a real aggressive benefit.”
“It ensures the most effective publicity for our movie except for the truth that we’ve a longstanding relationship with each corporations,” added Beffa.
“All the pieces Went Nice” marks the fourth movie directed by Ozon to be launched within the U.S. by Cohen Media Group, following “Double Lover,” “The New Girlfriend” and “Within the Home.”
The movie is produced by Mandarin Manufacturing, Playtime, FOZ, and France 2 Cinema.