Magazine article Screen International

Fortissimo to Launch Cannes Sales on Ann Hui's 'Love after Love' (Exclusive)

Magazine article Screen International

Fortissimo to Launch Cannes Sales on Ann Hui's 'Love after Love' (Exclusive)

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Beijing and Amsterdam-based sales agent also adds Super Me, exec produced by the Russo Brothers, to its Cannes slate.

Fortissimo Films is launching sales in Cannes on Ann Hui’s latest drama, Love After Love, an adaptation of a short story by Eileen Chang.

Based on the story Aloeswood Incense, published in Chang’s Love In A Fallen City collection, the film follows a young woman who moves from Shanghai to Hong Kong in search of an education. However, she ends up working for her aunt by luring rich and powerful men and is forced into a loveless marriage with a playboy.

Wang Anyi (Everlasting Regret) has written the adaptation, which will be produced by China’s Alibaba Pictures, Hehe Pictures and Blue Bird Film. Cast and crew will be announced later this month, when the film is scheduled to start shooting. …

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