A 'Days' work for Soldini, Movement
EmptyFilm Movement has acquired the North American rights to the Italian family drama "Days and Clouds," directed by Silvio Soldini.
The film revolves around Elsa and Michelle, a well-to-do couple who break up after the stress of Michele's unemployment wears on their relationship. Eventually, the two reunite after realizing that their greatest possession is the love they've shared.
Set for a June release, "Days" was an official selection at the Toronto, London and Rome film festivals.
"It is a real honor to be able to add another beautiful film by Silvio Soldini to our collection," said Adley Gartenstein, president of Film Movement. " 'Days and Clouds' reaffirms Soldini's sensibility and talent for capturing the human spirit using both humor and heart."
The deal was negotiated by Gartenstein and Rebeca Conget, vp acquisitions and distribution, and Adriana Chiesa, of Adriana Chiesa Enterprises.
Film Movement also distributed Soldini's 2004 romantic comedy "Agatha and the Storm."