WROCŁAW: Ewa Puszczyńska is developing Tomasz Wasilewski new drama Fools/Głupcy (working title), which will be a Polish/Romanian coproduction together with the Romanian Ada Solomon and lensed by Romanian Oleg Mutu. Producer of Oscar winning Ida talked to FNE during 9th NH Studio+ (27-30 July 2018) taking place at the 18th New Horizons IFF in Wrocław.
Ewa Puszczyńska was the special speaker of the 9th NH Studio+ where she gave a special creativity talk about her work on Paweł Pawlikowski’s Cold War (Opus Film). "As I am taking a bit of a departure from Opus Film and focusing on my new projects done through my own company, I am currently finalising financing for a new film by Tomasz Wasilewski", Puszczyńska told FNE.
Ewa Puszczyńska is producing through Extreme Emotions in coproduction with Romania’s Micro Film.
"It will be an international coproduction and we've already received funding from the Romanian National Film Center, and Polish Mazovia Film Fund and Lódź Film Fund. We will be looking for more international partners. We have the wonderful Romanian DoP Oleg Mutu, who worked with Tomasz Wasilewski on United States of Love, so we have a creative natural coproduction component, and we will see what country joins us as the third partner." she adds.
The film is a story about incest and will star Dorota Pomykała and Łukasz Simlat.
Shooting is planned to start in March 2019.
Credits:Director: Tomasz WasilewskiDoP: Oleg MutuCast: Dorota Pomykała, Łukasz Simlat