Mk2 Films has sold the Cannes peak buzz The worst person in the world at Parasite Neon distributor following a fight for North American rights, we can reveal.
The expected third film of Joachim Trier’s “Oslo” trilogy, after Reprise and Oslo, August 31, was one of the top rated films on the Croisette last week.
The Norwegian-language romantic comedy-drama chronicles four years in the life of Julie, a young woman who navigates the troubled waters of her love life and struggles to find her career path, leading her to take a realistic look at who she is. is really.
Trier wrote the screenplay with Eskil Vogt. The cast includes Renate Reinsve (Oslo August 31), who garnered rave reviews, Anders Danielsen Lie (Oslo August 31) and Herbert Nordrum (Before).
Jeff Deutchman negotiated the deal for NEON with Fionnuala Jamison of mk2 Films. The French seller has seen significant interest in the film in the remaining territories since its debut on the Croisette.
Pic is produced by Oslo Pictures, mk2 Productions, Film I Väst, Snowglobe, B-Reel with Thomas Robsahm, Andrea Berentsen Ottmar as producers and executive produced by Dyveke Bjørkly Graver, Tom Erik Kjeseth, Eskil Vogt, Joachim Trier.
Neon presented three titles at Cannes this year: that of Apichatpong Weerasethakul Memory with Tilda Swinton; that of Julia Ducournau Titanium; and the anthology function, The year of the eternal storm.