November 07, 2011
TrustNordisk is proud to announce that UK distributor Chelsea Films (genre label of the Curzon Artificial Eye group) has acquired the rights for the Danish noir-thriller ID:A, currently on the TrustNordisk line-up for AFM.
Directed by Academy Award-nominee Christian E. Christiansen, ID:A is a smart and gritty mixture of classic crime genre and action-packed, psychological road movie, telling the story about a woman in search of her identity. Producer is Louise Vesth for Zentropa Entertainments.
The deal has been negotiated by Head of Sales Susan Wendt for TrustNordisk and Daniel Cooper Head of Acquisitions for Chelsea Films.
Daniel Cooper, Head of Acquisitions for Chelsea Films says: “We are really pleased to be releasing ID:A in the UK, and are delighted to be renewing our relationship with TrustNordisk.”
ID:A has already been picked up by ZDF for Germany, Kino Swiat for Poland, Sonamu Pictures for Korea and Calinos Entertainment for Turkey and Cyprus. It premieres domestically November 24th this year.
FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
Jonathan Rushton, Curzon Artificial Eye
About Curzon Artificial Eye:
CURZON ARTIFICIAL EYE is an integrated cinema and film distribution group, incorporating Artificial Eye Film Company, Chelsea Films and Curzon Cinemas.
Artificial Eye Film Company is the leading UK independent film distributor with a library of over 300 films, with its 2011 theatrical releases including MELANCHOLIA, WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN, WUTHERING HEIGHTS and THE DEEP BLUE SEA.
Curzon Cinemas operates the Curzon Mayfair, Curzon Soho, Curzon Renoir, Curzon Chelsea, Curzon Richmond, and hmvcurzon Wimbledon, giving the group 12 screens across 6 London sites, attracting 600,000 cinema admissions per year in total.
For further information, please visit: www.artificial-eye.com; www.curzoncinemas.com