PRAGUE: Czech director/producer Matěj Chlupáček is presently in postproduction along with his thriller/detective function movie We Have By no means Been Trendy / Úsvit. The movie is a Czech/Slovak coproduction impressed by the true tales of intersex individuals within the Nineteen Thirties.
Helena, the pregnant spouse of a manufacturing unit supervisor, is about to offer delivery and her household is going through a rosy future in a contemporary metropolis. However her illusions will quickly perish when a useless physique of a new child hermaphrodite is discovered of their manufacturing unit. Helena wants to search out out what occurred for the protection of her personal little one, however she runs into her personal prejudices.
“I selected We Have By no means Been Trendy as my subsequent movie primarily as a result of it communicates present and essential matters by means of an comprehensible style idea of a detective drama, initially set in a interval scene. For me, this can be a movie about what is de facto regular and pure, and the way society truly treats unique people. It is also a movie in regards to the conflict of nature/ naturalness with progress, and in a figurative sense a movie about colonisation, whether or not by way of land or political views and concepts”, Matěj Chlupáček mentioned in a press release.
“Our movie treats the theme of hermaphroditism (intersexuality within the up to date language), in a brand new context. At its core, this can be a story about illusions, advised in an entertaining, genre-defying means, and led by a feminine protagonist who exhibits the viewers that the Nineteen Thirties weren’t so completely different from immediately”, producer Maja Hamplová advised FNE.
Miro Šifra penned the script. The primary forged contains Eliška Křenková, Miloslav König, Richard Langdon, Milan Ondrík, Luboš Veselý, Ladislav Hampl, Iveta Dušková and Martha Issová.
“Because of the above-standard monetary assets and a sure improvement status, we have been capable of put together the mission for manufacturing in a really rigorous means, securing nearly all sources of funding and on the similar time getting the perfect filmmakers for it, guaranteeing its skilled manufacturing and, we consider, a terrific movie”, Maja Hamplová additionally mentioned.
“The capturing started on 25 April 2022 and ended on 30 June 2022. We have now one other week of VFX capturing (simply background plates, as we’re constructing a miniature of a metropolis the movie is about in) beginning with 5 September 2022. The movie was shot principally in Zlín, Czech Republic and in/beneath the Tatra Mountains in Slovakia”, Matěj Chlupáček advised FNE.
British-born Berlin-based Simon Goff, who gained a Grammy Award for the Chernobyl collection, is composing the music. Colorist Natasha Leonnet (La La Land, The First Man) can be a part of the crew.
Negotiations with a world gross sales agent are underway.
Barletta (Czech Republic)
Director: Matěj Chlupáček
Screenplay: Miro Šifra
DOP: Martin Douba
Editor: Pavel Hrdlička
Music: Simon Goff
Sound designer: Pavel Rejholec
Manufacturing designer: Henrich Boráros
Colorist: Natasha Leonnet
Solid: Eliška Křenková, Miloslav König, Richard Langdon, Milan Ondrík, Luboš Veselý, Ladislav Hampl, Iveta Dušková, Martha Issová