EXCLUSIVE: Cannes Administrators’ Fortnight documentary De Humani Corporis Fabrica has bought to U.S. (Grasshopper Movie and Gratitude), Australia & New Zealand (Madman) and Spain (Vitrine Filmes) for Paris-based gross sales agency Les Movies Du Losange.
The movie focuses on the goings on at 5 hospitals in northern Paris. Composed out of 350 hours of footage, filmmakers Verena Paravel and Lucien Castaing-Taylor (whose Leviathan was a competition favorite again in 2012) actually go contained in the human physique by way of the cameras that accompany surgical instruments — by blood vessels, down intestines, alongside spinal columns — and in addition chart the experiences of nurses, medical doctors and different staff within the establishments.
The home deal was negotiated by Ryan Krivoshey of Grasshopper Movie with Alice Lesort of Movies du Losange. Launch is being lined up for late 2022.
Producers are Norte Productions, CG Cinema, Rita Productions and the Sensory Ethnography Lab.
“We’re so blissful to companion with Grasshopper Movie and Gratitude Movies on Verena Paravel and Lucien Castaing-Taylor’s new documentary. The response from the press and the general public to the movie after its Cannes’ premiere has been actually robust – there was fairly a buzz! We all know that they’re the proper dwelling for such a particular movie,” mentioned Alice Lesort, Head of Worldwide Gross sales at Les Movies du Losange.
“Having launched earlier movies from the Sensory Ethnography Lab, like Leviathan, Sweetgrass, Manakamana, and Caniba, we’re thrilled to be engaged on Verena and Lucien’s newest, the astonishing De Humani Corporis Fabrica,” commented Ryan Krivoshey. “We’re delighted to be partnering with Gratitude Movies on its launch and look ahead to collaborating with Les Movies du Losange and your complete filmmaking crew.”