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Tokyo! and Je Veux Voir in Official Selection in Cannes

2008-05-02

 

Backup Films is thrilled to announce the selections to Cannes' Un Certain Regard of Tokyo! and Je Veux Voir.

Michel Gondry, Leos Carax and Bong Joon Ho's triptych Tokyo! is produced by Comme des Cinémas in association with Backup since the early stages of the project. Kansaï TV, Bitters End, Sponge, Coin Film and Arte France Cinéma co-produce the film with Wild Bunch handling the sales.

Je Veux Voir has been financed through COFICUP 2, a fund operated by Backup films. The film shot like a documentary by video artists Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige, sees Catherine Deneuve driving through the rubbles of a Lebanon in the aftermath of the war that raged in the summer 2006.

Other films recently financed through the Backup Films funds include Cedric Kahn's Regrets, starring Yvan Attal and Valerie Bruni-Tedeschi, Danis Tanovic's Triage starring Colin Farrell and Paz Vega as well as François Ozon's next feature, Ricky, starring Sergi Lopez and Alexandra Lamy.

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