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Picturehouse and Altitude acquire UK rights for Alone in Berlin

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- BERLIN 2016: The Vincent Perez film stars Emma Thompson, Brendan Gleeson and Daniel Brühl

Picturehouse and Altitude acquire UK rights for Alone in Berlin
Brendan Gleeson and Emma Thompson in Alone in Berlin

Picturehouse Entertainment and Altitude Film Distribution have acquired the UK distribution rights to Vincent Perez’s Alone in Berlin [+see also:
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, screening in competition at the Berlin Film Festival. Starring Emma Thompson, Brendan Gleeson and Daniel Brühl, the film is a true-life drama-thriller set in Second World War Berlin, based on the international bestseller Every Man Dies Alone / Alone In Berlin by acclaimed German novelist Hans Fallada.

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Alone In Berlin is produced by Stefan Arndt (Amour [+see also:
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) of X Filme Creative Pool and Uwe Schott (Cloud Atlas [+see also:
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), Marco Pacchioni (Bye Bye Blondie [+see also:
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) of Master Movies (France), James Schamus (Brokeback Mountain), and Christian Grass and Paul Trijbits (Jane Eyre [+see also:
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) of FilmWave (UK). Michael Scheel (Inglourious Basterds [+see also:
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) is executive producer, and Cornerstone Films is handling international sales.

Trijbits and Grass together with Alison Thompson from Cornerstone Films negotiated the deal between Altitude’s Entertainment’s Will Clarke and Picturehouse’s Clare Binns

Clarke said, “We are delighted to be continuing our partnership with Picturehouse Entertainment by bringing Alone in Berlin to UK screens. It’s a fascinating story which has been brilliantly and carefully realised by Vincent Pérez with powerhouse performances from Emma Thompson, Brendan Gleeson and Daniel Brühl.” 

Binns said, “I loved the book and I am thrilled that the screen adaptation has been so movingly and cinematically assembled. We can’t wait to bring this extraordinary story to audiences on the big screen.”

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