Magazine article Screen International

Films Boutique Takes on New Films from Enthoven, Tsitos and Jude

Magazine article Screen International

Films Boutique Takes on New Films from Enthoven, Tsitos and Jude

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Berlin-based sales agent Films Boutique has secured international distribution rights for new films from Geoffrey Enthoven, Filipos Tsitos and Radu Jude.

Enthoven's comedy Come As You Are (Hasta La Vista) [pictured] will have its premiere in competition at Montreal's Festival des Films du Monde which begins today.

Inspired by an original story from the film's producer Mariano Vanhoof and based on the real-life experiences of Asta Philpot and his friends, the film follows three twentysomethings who love women and wine, but are still virgins. Under the guise of a wine tour, they set off on a trip to Spain in the hope of having their first sexual experiences. Nothing is going to stop them - not even the fact that one is blind, another is confined to a wheelchair, and the third completely paralysed.

Come As You Are will also be the opening film at the Ostend Film Festival on Sept 2 and be released in Flemish cinemas by Kinepolis Film Distribution (KFD) on Sept 14.

Meanwhile, San Sebastian's official competition has invited Greek filmmaker Filipos Tsitos' black comedy Unfair World (Adikos Kosmos) which has been produced by Wrong Men with Wim Wenders' Berlin-based production company Neue Road Movies.

The story focuses on a police interrogator who decides, in times of crisis, to be fair and pardon every poor person to whom life has been cruel. …

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