French Filmmaker to Film in Havana
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- 06 / 24 / 2010
In statements to Cubasí, the filmmaker who’s very happy with his visit to Cuba, explained that the film is an adaptation of the book “Un feliz acontecimiento” (A Happy Event), by French writer Eliette Abecassis.
The work approaches the topic of maternity. A woman conceives her child in Havana, that’s the reason why, he’ll come to shoot some scenes here. Remy commented he thinks to work with Cuban professionals during the filming, though he did not announce names. “I am exploring the ground”, he said.
The shooting will begin next September and he’ll return to Cuba in December.
“El primer día del resto de tu vida” heads the French film showcase and according to its author, it tells about the time that goes by, through the life of a French family.
Source: Cubasi Translation Staff