EAVE project OUR MEN now in post-production
In post-production November 2019
KALA AZAR by Janis Rafa, producer: EAVE graduate Konstantinos Kontovrakis is in post-production. As a project, KALA AZAR was selected by De Verbeelding, an award for visual artists producing their first feature under the support of the Netherlands Film Fund and the Mondriaan Fund. The Dutch-Greek co-production staged by Dutch director-scriptwriter-producer Digna Sinke, of Amsterdam-based SNG Film, in co-production with EAVE graduates Konstantinos Kontovrakis and Giorgos Karnavas for Greek company Heretic. The film is being supported by the Netherlands Film Fund, the Mondriaan Fund, the Greek Film Centre, ERT SA, the Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunst (AFK) and the Abraham Tuschinski Fonds, and won the Feature Expanded Distribution Award in the Feature Expanded programme, organised by HOME and Lo Schermo dell’arte.
EAVE project OUR MEN (MON LÉGIONNAIRE) by Rachel Lang, producers: EAVE graduates Jérémy Forni and Benoît Roland has recently wrapped shooting in France and Morocco. Bac Films has taken international sales and French distribution rights to the film, starring Louis Garrel as a unit leader of the French Foreign Legion. The director said her film explores relationships strained by the absence, the solitude and death, while paying homage to people in the French Foreign Legion who have fought to keep relationships to their loved ones alive. OUR MEN shows the lives of families who are being put to test by the war against terrorism in Sahel. OUR MEN is produced by Jérémy Forni for the French outfit Chevaldeuxtrois and Benoît Roland for the Belgian company Wrong Men.
Page published 29 November 2019. Updated 5 December 2019.