Mia Hansen-Løve’s English-language debut contributed to its distribution in the United States ahead of its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival. deadline reports تقارير IFC Films has expropriated the rights to Vicky Krieps-starrer “Bergman Island”.
Written by Hansen Love, the film follows Chris (Krebs) and Tony (Tim Roth), American filmmakers who travel to Faroe Island to spend the summer in hopes of living among the “wild beauty of the landscapes where Ingmar Bergman lived and filmed. The source summarizes his most famous works “You will help them.” On “Finding Inspiration for Their Next Movies”. “As the days she spends separately from Tony, Chris’ fascination with the island grows, memories of her first love surface. Then the lines between reality and fantasy begin to blur, ripping apart the couple even more.”
Mia Wasikowska (“Jane Eyre”) co-stars.
Ariana Bucco, President of IFC Films, praised the film’s “brilliant script” and “amazing cast,” calling Bergman Island “a major work by one of the most exciting directors working today.”
Hansen Love won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 2016 Berlinale for ‘Things to Come’. “Maya”, “Eden” and “Goodbye First Love” are among its other features.
Krieps’ credits include “Phantom Thread” and “Hanna”.
Bergmann Island is One of only four shows directed by women to be screened in competition at Cannes this year. The festival will take place in person from July 6-17.