Creators of King of the Belgians working on the successor

Directors Peter Brosens and Jessica Woodworth are working on their new film. That they will create with the same cast as that of their previous success, King of the Belgians.

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Eight international prizes and sixty festivalselecties, Venice, Hamburg and Ghent: the palmares of the King of the Belgians by Jessica Woodworth and Peter Brosens , is without a doubt impressive. In the film, rediscovered the ingedommelde Belgian prince Nicolas III (Peter Van den Begin) the life and themselves.

Brosens and Woodworth are now working on a successor, writes filmsite Cinevox, with the same cast. In The Barefoot Emperor, as the film will be called, discovered Nicolas III after an incident that his empire, and also the European Union, in the other cases. In terms of style, the two directors again in the direction of their first, visually abstract films Khodak, Altiplano, and The fifth season.

The pictures find in Croatia place and are planned for the autumn of 2018. The Flemish Audiovisual Fund (VAF), the movie will support. However the financing of the King of the Belgians ‘an agony’, told Brosens and Woodworth in Knack Focus. “We did the project three times must submit to the VAF. Not because they didn’t like it, but the undertone was: stick to what you do, comedy is nothing for you.”

Also read:Peter Brosens and Jessica Woodworth about the odyssey of their ‘King of the Belgians’

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