TALLINN: Christopher Nolan’s new project Tenet is to be shot in Estonia in July 2019 with Allfilm servicing. The film will benefit of the 30% Estonian incentives.
The expenses in Estonia are estimated around 16.5 m EUR, of which Film Estonia would cover some 5 m EUR, according to ERR's Estonian-language online news (news.err.ee). The film's overall budget amounts to approximately 200 m EUR.
According to ERR, Film Estonia has only 2 m EUR to hand out in 2019, which means that it is up to the government to come up with the remaining 3 m EUR.
Tenet stars John David Washington, Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Kenneth Branagh, Michael Caine and Clémence Poésy. Its plot is still a mystery. It was described as “an action epic evolving from the world of international espionage”.
Shooting will take place in UK, Estonia, India and Italy. Hoyte van Hoytema (Dunkirk) will lense in a mix of IMAX and 70mm.
The film is a British / American / Canadian coproduction produced by Nolan and Emma Thomas, and it is scheduled to be released by Warner Bros. on 17 July 2020.
Credits:Director: Christopher NolanScriptwriter: Christopher NolanDoP: Hoyte van HoytemaCast: John David Washington, Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Kenneth Branagh, Michael Caine, Clémence Poésy