Into the spotlight #170

Into the spotlight #170

Toronto international film festival

MEHDI NEBBOU, stars for the great French/ Romanian feature film FIXEUR/ THE FIXER directed by Adrian Sitaru. The movie will be shown in the section “contemporary world cinema” as a world premier, info.
The Festival of German films in Buenos Aires (September 15th to 21st) will screen WIR MONSTER/ WE MONSTERS, directed by Sebastian Ko which Mehdi also stars for…

FIXEUR/ THE FIXER directed by Adrian Sitaru (trailer)

WIR MONSTER/ WE MONSTERS, directed by Sebastian Ko (trailer)

DAMIEN CHAPELLE stars for the French/ Belgian feature film PLANETARIUM, directed by Rebecca Zlotowski and next to Natalie Portman and Lily-Rose Depp. It’s one of the “gala presentations” and a North America premier, info

MEHDI MESKAR stars for the French feature film ORPHELINE/ ORPHAN directed by Arnaud des Pallières. It’s a “special presentation” and a world premier, info. The movie has also been selected for the San Sebastian Film Festival Compétition, info! Below you find Mehdis new showreel…
mehdi meskar
Showreel 2016

We mentioned already our FIRST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILM CO-PRO WE DEVELOPED is invited for a co-production event during the „German Sundance“-Oldenburg Filmfestival. AMANDA PLUMMER as one of our lead actors will attend the festival and is also there to receive a “Lifetime achievement award” at the German indie focused film festival, info. For Plummer Oldenburg will screen Terry Gilliam’s The Fisher King, Butterfly Kiss, Michael Winterbottom’s cult lesbian road-movie romance and, of course, Pulp Fiction, the film that made Plummer famous for her brief, unforgettable role as the sweet yet crazily homicidal would-be diner robber Honey Bunny. Georg is invited as special member in the short film section jury…
*photo of Georg Georgi by Dominique Willnauer

FALK HENTSCHEL, for JEAN CLAUDE VAN JOHNSON. Falk’s childhood hero has a new TV show. Vote for it! Watch and Vote for Jean Claude Van Johnson on Amazon!
He did also recently 1 scene in 5 different characters. He was always fascinated with the endless possibilities on how to bring a script to the screen. When we see the final product we always believe that’s the only way it could have been done but nope, there are billion ways to do one thing. We’re not even talking director’s involvement, producers etc, purely the different choices an actor makes. Enjoy…

1 scene in 5 different characters (performance)

RENÉ HEGER finished his shooting for the new mini series DARK/ WEB, info. 
Also the projects LINKS OF LIFE, directed by Marie Roux and PURGATORIUM, directed by Chuck Borden which he stars for are now in post- production
rene heger
BORIS KODJOE & JOHNNY PIENAAR star together for the international, South African/German, independant financed and produced tv series CAPE TOWN, directed by Peter Ladkani. The world premier was on June 29th at Munich film festival. Now it had its premier in South Africa two days ago. Have a look at some new scenes…
Johnny Pienaar
CAPE TOWN, directed by Peter Ladkani (scenes)

JOSEPHINE DE LA BAUME finished her shooting for MADAME, an upcoming French comedy-drama directed by Amanda Sthers. She stars in it next to Harvey Keitel and others. She is also the star of the new Zalando campaign THIS IS NOW (Autumn/ Winter), info. Have a look below…
new Zalando campaign THIS IS NOW Autumn/ Winter (spot)

Behind the scenes with Josephine