Magazine article Screen International

Mk2 Inks US Deal for 'Mrs. Hyde' Starring Isabelle Huppert (Exclusive)

Magazine article Screen International

Mk2 Inks US Deal for 'Mrs. Hyde' Starring Isabelle Huppert (Exclusive)

Article excerpt

The Orchard has picked up North American rights.

‘Mrs Hyde’

The Orchard has picked up North American rights to Serge Bozon’s French comedy Mrs Hyde from Paris-based mk2 films.

The film stars Isabelle Huppert as a timid physics teacher who undergoes a personality change after being struck by lightning.

It will open the film in New York in April, to be followed by select cities. An on-demand and digital platform release in the US and Canada will take place from June 19.

Loosely inspired by Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic novella The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, the film made its world premiere at the Locarno film festival in August 2017 where Huppert won the best actress award, and went on to screen at the New York Film Festival and most recently at Critics’ Week at the Berlinale. It was produced by David Thion and Philippe Martin at Paris-based Les Films Pelléas.

Mrs Hyde is Bozon’s third feature and reunited him with Huppert who appeared in his comedy thriller Tip Top in 2013. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.