Circe with two films at Berlinale 2009

Both Calimucho by Eugenie Jansen and Circes coproduction with Hi Film Rumania, The Happiest Girl in the World by debut director Radu Jude, have been selected for the Forum section of the Berlin Film Festival. Calimucho is represented by Fortissimo Film Sales. The Happiest Girl in the World is represented by Films Boutique. Screening dates […]

Nanouk Leopolds Size Matters

Nanouk Leopold has been commissioned by the International Filmfestival Rotterdam to create work for extra-large screens mounted on office blocks. Guy Maddin (CAN), who cooperates with Isabella Rosselini and Carlos Reygadas (MEX) were also invited to make a film. Leopold collaborates with Daan Emmen; the films will premiere at the opening night of the festival […]

Circe coproduces on Visages by Tsai Ming-Liang

With some preliminary shooting in the Tuileries, Tsai Ming-Liang kicked off his film Visages (Face) centered around the Louvre Museum in Paris. Leading roles are for Fanny Ardant, Jean-Pierre Laud, Laetitia Casta and of course Lee Kang-Sheng, who are dressed by Christian Lacroix. Producers are JBA Production with Tarantula, Homegreen Film (Taiwan) and Circe as […]

Kris Kristinsson joins Circe with Ruta del Jaca

With his feature Ruta del Jaca, shot in Peru and currently in post-production, Kris Kristinsson will mark his debut as a filmmaker. Ruta del Jaca tells the story of Matt, who is looking for his parents who have disappeared in Huaraz; guinea pigs and famous Peruvian singer Sonia Morales play supporting roles. Distribution by Cinema […]

Dutch release Calimucho 11 September

Calimucho by Eugenie Jansen will be released in 8 prints in the Netherlands by A-Film starting 11 September. The film will have a festive screening at the Netherlands Film Festival with cast and crew attending on Saturday 27 September.

Nowhere Man embarks for Venice

Circe’s coproduction Nowhere Man by Patrice Toye has been selected for Venice Days and also for the competition of Montreal.

Happiest Girl in the can

Stienette Bosklopper has been visiting Radu Judes heat wave Bucharest filmset to find cast and crew very much inspired. Jude is editing the film which will be presented to the market by Ada Solomon of Hi Film at the end of this year.

Fortissimo and Circe join forces

At the Rotterdam Filmfestival, Fortissimo Film Sales and Circe Films have announced a future alliance in the field of European coproduction. The step enables Circe to broaden the international perspective of the company. The first film to collaborate on, is the new Tsai Ming-Liang film called Face, to be shot in the Louvre in Paris […]

Happiest Girl winner Sundance NHK Award

The Happiest Girl in the World of Rumanian director Radu Jude (prize winning Sundance short The Tube with the Hat), has won the Sundance NHK Award. Radu Jude wrote the script in collaboration with Augustina Stanciu. Circe acts as the Dutch coproducer of the debut feature produced by Ada Solomon of Hi Film Bucharest.