Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem in “Vicky Cristina Barcelona”, Woody Allen (screen capture)
If his psychological thriller The Client, is always at the poster, the iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi, discovered at the international in 2011 with the drama A separation, has already talk of him with a new project is enticing. According to The French Film, he’s currently preparing his next feature film, which will be shot entirely in Spain. Produced by Alexandre Mallet-Guy, already at work on the two previous films of the director, this project was originally scheduled to precede The Client, and had been delayed for production reasons.
Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem in winemakers Spanish
Worn by the duo of glamorous Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem, the film, for the moment untitled, will focus on the fate of a family of winemakers in rural Spain. This is not the first time that the filmmaker is venturing to Europe for his shoots : he chose Paris as part of his drama of marital The Past in 2013, worn by Bérénice Béjo, Tahar Rahim and Ali Mosaffa. The two stars of the Spanish to the international reputation had already shared the screen in the comedy, drama and erotic Ham, ham of Bigas Luna in 1992, the film noir In the flesh by Pedro Almodovar, in 1997, and in the sultry Vicky Cristina Barcelona by Woody Allen in 2008,
Hope that the master story of the filmmaker and the smoothness of his direction of the actors prevail in this next film, promising on its propensity to cynicism witty and to the gravity of the demonstrative.