Focus Options has picked up Of An Age, the second characteristic by author/director Goran Stolevski.
The announcement comes because the distributor presents the helmer’s debut characteristic, You Received’t Be Alone — a few witch struggling for human connection in nineteenth century rural Macedonia — this weekend in restricted launch.
Of An Age is about in the summertime of 1999 as a 17-year-old Serbian born, Australian newbie ballroom dancer experiences an sudden and intense 24-hour romance with a buddy’s older brother. It stars Elias Anton, Thom Inexperienced, and Hattie Hook.
The movie wrapped manufacturing this previous December in Australia with Causeway Movies’ Kristina Ceyton and Samantha Jennings producing.
Worldwide gross sales companions are Bankside Movies; buyers are Display screen Australia, VicScreen, Melbourne Worldwide Movie Competition Premiere Fund, Kojo Studios and Head Gear Movies.
Bankside Movies and UTA negotiated the deal on behalf of the filmmakers.
Stolevski, Ceyton and Jennings mentioned: “We’re completely thrilled to have our second movie Of An Age with the unimaginable group at Focus Options.” They known as the movie “very totally different however no much less distinctive” than You Received’t Be Alone, which first premiered at Sundance and is enjoying on 147 screens. It follows teenage lady Nevena (Sara Klimoska), who’s was a witch by an evil spirit known as the Wolf-Eatress (Anamaria Marinca). The “witch-mother” grows more and more vengeful as they wander the mountainside and it’s clear her protegee prefers the corporate of people. Nevena learns extra about them from every physique she takes over – two ladies and a person (Noomi Rapace, Alice Englert, Carloto Cotta).
Stolveski who attended the Victorian School of the Arts in Australia, has mentioned he took inspiration from Jap European folks tales for You Received’t Be Alone. See the Deadline Sundance Studio interview with Stolevski and Noomi Rapace, and the movie evaluation.