Magazine article Screen International

Felix Van Groeningen Readies Fellini-Esque Drama

Magazine article Screen International

Felix Van Groeningen Readies Fellini-Esque Drama

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Belgica director Felix van Groeningen is working on a new feature that centres on the chaotic collaboration between a theatre company and a circus troupe.

The film, based on a play by the filmmaker's regular co-writer Arne Sierens, is titled Ensor and is billed as a Fellini-esque drama.

The Belgian filmmaker will again work with producer Dirk Impens, who worked with Van Groeningen on Sundance title Belgica and Oscar-nominated The Broken Circle Breakdown.

It will also see him return to Europe after his first US project, Beautiful Boy, which he is making for New Regency and Plan B.

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Belgica, about two brothers who start a bar and get swept up in its success in the midst of Belgium's nightlife scene, is being sold at EFM by The Match Factory.

A row has broken out over the original poster for Belgica. …

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