True Colours boosts sales of The Confessions at the EFM
by Camillo De Marco
- BERLIN 2016: The new Italian sales outfit founded by Lucky Red and Indigo Film has sealed distribution agreements for the upcoming political thriller
True Colours' managing director, Catia Rossi, announced that the film directed by Roberto Andò (Viva la libertà [+see also:
interview: Roberto Andò
film profile]), and starring a cast of international actors such as Toni Servillo, Daniel Auteuil, Connie Nielsen, Lambert Wilson, Marie-Josee Croze, Pierfrancesco Favino and Moritz Bleibtreu, has been sold to Spain (Wanda), Latin America, including Brazil (CDI with Mares), South Korea (JinJin Pictures), Benelux (Imagine), Greece (Danaos), Hungary (Cinenuovo), the former Yugoslavia (Stars-Media) and Taiwan (Swallow Wings).
The Confessions is a French-Italian co-production (by BiBi Film, Barbary Films and Rai Cinema) that is still in post-production and will be released in Italy by 01 Distribution and in France by Bellissima Films.
The synopsis is as follows: a G8 meeting is being held at a luxury hotel on the German coast. The world's most powerful economists are gathered to enact important provisions that will deeply influence the world economy. One of the guests is a mysterious Italian monk (Servillo), invited by Daniel Rochè (Auteuil), the director of the International Monetary Fund. He wants the monk to receive his confession, that night, in secret. The next morning, Rochè is found dead...