Communiqué du 08 février 2019
ON THE OCCASION OF THE BERLINALE, THE CINEMA LINE-UP OF FRANCE TV DISTRIBUTION INTENSIFIES!
France tv distribution is pleased to add Nicole Garcia's latest film to its line-up and to be working with Mars Films and Les Films Pelléas on the international distribution of the motion picture.
After the success in French theaters of From the Land of the Moon (Mal de pierres), Nicole Garcia returns with her 10th feature film.
Paris. Lisa loves Simon and believes his drug dealing is only temporary. When a customer dies of an overdose, Simon runs, leaving Lisa behind with a broken heart. Years later, Lisa is married to Léo, a successful businessman. They are on vacation in the Indian Ocean, as fate would have it, in the same resort where Simon works. Having renewed their love affair, Simon soon shows up in Geneva to reclaim his love. Their rekindled passion leads inevitably to the idea of murder.
The thriller gathers a prestigious cast with Kacy Martin in the role of Lisa, Pierre Niney as Simon and Benoît Magimel as Léo.
The filming has just started and the theater release in France is scheduled for 2020.
Lisa Redler (working title) is launched internationally at the European Film Market during the Berlinale where the film L'Adieu à la nuit by André Téchiné is in the official selection. It will receive a special screening out of competition at the festival during a world premiere on Februay 12th. France tv distribution is also distributing it internationally as well as producing and distributing both films on VOD and DVD.
Lisa Redler fact sheet
Directed by Nicole Garcia
Written by Jacques Fieschi et Nicole Garcia
Cast: Kacy Martin, Pierre Niney et Benoît Magimel
Production: Mars Films and Les Films Pelléas
Producers: Philippe Martin and David Thion
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