Krakow, 11th January, 2012 - Co-produced
by Polish Alvernia Studios, a star-studded thriller, "Arbitrage", which
takes place in the world of New York's financial circles, premieres at
the Sundance Festival.The protagonist of "Arbitrage" is
a New York businessman, Robert Miller, who faces bankruptcy due to unsuccessful
investments. A series of events makes the story take a criminal turn, and
Robert has to ask for help the least expected person. The financial magnate
was played by Richard Gere ("Pretty Woman", "Chicago"). Among co-starring
actors, there are Susan Sarandon ("Dead Man Walking", "Thelma &
Louise") as his committed to charity wife and Tim Roth ("Reservoir Dogs",
"Pulp Fiction") as a determined detective trailing the protagonist. The
director and scriptwriter is Nicholas Jarecki, the director of photography
is Yorick Le Saux.
The world premiere of "Arbitrage"
will take place during upcoming Sundance Festival (19th to 29th January).
"Arbitrage" is yet another American-Polish production realized by Alvernia
Studios, after "Vamps", a comedy directed by Amy Heckerling.
Alvernia Studios - is a highly
modern film studio based in Krakow, Poland. The facility combines complex
film services with investment in its own productions and co-productions.
The studio produces international features for theatrical releases, video
games, music projects and commercials. A filmmaking one-stop shop offers
soundstages including shadeless spherical bluescreen, music scoring studio,
full shooting equipment, mobile units in a fleet of modern swap bodies
and motion capture services based on ultramodern Vicon's cameras. Postproduction
facilities offer a full range of services, starting with a negative laboratory
with telecine transfers, followed by scanning and color correction. The
Studios' comprehensive services are delivered by an experienced, professional,
international team and state-of-the-art technology required to produce
even the most sophisticated projects. Alvernia Studios has Dolby Premier
Studio Certification, Truelight Theatre Certification and is a member of
Kodak Imagecare Program. www.alvernia.com
Anna E. Dziedzic
Head of Public Relations