International rights to the film by Kirill Serebrennikov “Summer” was purchased more than 20 countries of the world.
“We are pleased to inform you that the international rights to the film by Kirill Serebrennikov “Summer”, film-participant of the main competition program of the 71st Cannes film festival, has been sold to more than 20 countries of the world”, – told reporters the press service WDSSPR, which is the Russian distributor of the film.
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Picture the audience will see Belgium, Brazil, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Spain, Italy, China, Colombia, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Taiwan, Turkey, Finland, Sweden, South Korea, Japan and Baltic countries.
“At the stage of preparation we assumed that the era of iconic tracks and legendary musicians will resonate in the hearts of not only Russian audience but will be appreciated in the international market. However, the interest in the painting exceeded all our expectations. The fact that at the Cannes film market the picture “Summer” sold over 20 territories around the world, once again talking about the international level of the art by Kirill Serebrennikov and that his vision exists in the international context” – gave the press service of the words of the film’s producer Ilya Stewart.
The storyline of the film – the story of the acquaintance and relations 19-year-old Choi, a 26-year-old Mike Naumenko and his wife, Natalia, and the establishment of the Leningrad rock club and record the first album of Choi.
Starring Korean actor teo Yoo (Choi), frontman of the band “Beasts” Roma Beast (Naumenko), Irina Starshenbaum (his wife Natalia).
Artistic Director of “Gogol-center” pieces of silver, accused of embezzlement of budget funds in the implementation of the project “Platform”, edited the picture, while under house arrest.
In the Russian hire “Summer” will be released June 7.
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