EXCLUSIVE: Sierra/Affinity handles overseas sales on Neonhorror photo, Hi, at the next Cannes Film Market.
Written and directed by Tilman Singer, Hi was shot on 35mm over 35 days in Germany and stars Jan Bluthardt (Luz), EuphoriaIt is Hunter SchaferScreen Actors Guild Award winner Dan Stevens, BAFTA Award nominee Jessica Henwick, Australian Oscar nominee Marton Csókás and acclaimed Spanish actress Greta Fernández. HiThe plot is secret.
Kristen Figeroid, General Manager and Executive Vice President of Sierra/Affinity, said, “We are thrilled to join this project showcasing incredible talent in front of and behind the camera, and we look forward to bringing this title to global audiences on widest possible, helping Neon bolster its recent spotless track record of critical and commercial success.
The film is produced by Tom Quinn, Jeff Deutchman, Emily Thomas and Ryan Friscia for Neon. It is produced by Waypoint Entertainment’s Ken Kao and Josh Rosenbaum, Fiction Park’s Markus Halberschmidt and Maria Tsigka, Thor Bradwell and Ben Rimmer. The picture received additional support from the German Regional Fund Film und Medien Stiftung NRW. Cuckoo reunites Singer with cinematographer Paul Faltz and production designer Dario Mendez Acosta. Simon Waskow will compose for the film.
The singer caused a stir on the horror scene with his acclaimed 2018 debut, Luz. This film follows a young taxi driver, who drags herself through the brightly lit entrance of a dilapidated police station. A demonic entity follows her, determined to finally be close to the woman she loves.