Magazine article Screen International

Film Movement Acquires Toronto Selection 'Styx' (Exclusive)

Magazine article Screen International

Film Movement Acquires Toronto Selection 'Styx' (Exclusive)

Article excerpt

Thriller won awards after world premiere in Berlin.

Styx

Film Movement has acquired all North American rights from Beta Cinema to Wolfgang Fischer’s thriller Styx ahead of its Contemporary World Cinema slot in Toronto next month.

Styx premiered at the Berlinale and will receive its North American premiere in Canada before opening at New York’s Film Forum in February 2019.

Susanne Wolf stars as a German emergency room physician who embarks on a solo voyage across the Atlantic and must take matters into her own hands when she encounters a damaged boat containing dozens of refugees.

The film won the Heiner Carow Prize, the Prize of the Ecumenical Jury and the Europa Cinemas Label when it premiered in Berlin’s Panorama section earlier this year. …

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.