Toronto: Robert Pattinson's 'High Life' Lands at A24

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'High Life'

French director Claire Denis’ English-language debut, which also stars Juliette Binoche, had its world premiere at TIFF.

A24 has nabbed North American distribution rights to High Life, French director Claire Denis’ English-language — and sci-fi — debut, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

A24 plans a theatrical release for the film, which had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival. High Life portrays a father and his daughter struggling to survive in deep space, and stars Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche and Mia Goth.

High Life, written by Denis, Jean-Pol Fargeau, Geoff Cox and Nick Laird, comes from Andrew Lauren Productions, Apocalypse Films, Alcatraz Films, Pandora Filmproduktion and Madants. Wild Bunch and CAA are selling High Life in Toronto.

Laurence Clerc, Oliver Dungey, Christoph Friedel, Andrew Lauren, D.J. Gugenheim, Claudia Steffen, Olivier Thery-Lapiney and Klaudia Smeija share producing credits on the film.