Director: Dianna Agron, Peter Chelsom, Fernando Eimbcke, Justin Franklin, Dennis Gansel, Dani Levy, Daniel Lwowski, Stephanie Martin, Josef Rusnak, Til Schweiger, Massy Tadjedin
Written by: Fernando Eimbcke, Justin Franklin, Dennis Gansel, Alison Kathleen Kelly, Dani Levy, Massy Tadjedin, David Vernon
Produced by: Claus Clausen and Edda Reiser
Release Date: TBA
Cast: Keira Knightley, Helen Mirren, Luke Wilson, Jim Sturgess, Hayden Panettiere, Diego Luna, Mickey Rourke, Iwan Rheon
Berlin, I Love You is the latest installment of the Cities of Love franchise (Paris, je t’aime / New York, I Love You / Rio, Eu Te Amo). This collective feature-film is made of 10 stories of romance set in the German capital.
Saban Films acquired “Berlin, I Love You” at the Cannes Film Festival.
Highland Film Group is handling worldwide sales together with Disrupting Influence’s Glenn Kendrick Ackermann and Jason Piette. CAA Media Finance co-repping the deal with Highland and Disrupting Influence.
The film was financed by VX119 Media Capital, on behalf of managing partners Jeff Geoffray and Jeff Konvitz.
Dianna on the film
– “I pitched in as a director, and we managed to hire Luke Wilson, who is such a dream. I feel very differently on set when I’m getting to wear the director’s hat … My favourite thing is crafting a performance with an actor, identifying what the objective is. Even if a project might turn out really well, if it doesn’t feel like something you can fully grasp onto and give something new to, or build from where you’ve been, your gut knows”