Directorial debut Halina Reijn, with Dutch actress Carice van Houten on film festival in Toronto

Instinct, that was the directorial debut of Halina Reijn, has been selected by the international film festival in Toronto. The film had its debut as part of the program, with a non-English speaking arthousefilms. That makes the distributor, September Film, Tuesday, well-known.

“Following its European premiere at the film festival in Locarno, where the film has been selected for the Piazza Grande screening, we are overwhelmed that the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival, the Instinct has been selected for its North American premiere. This intimate film is such a giant stage to get it, we would not have dared to dream of. We are very thankful and happy,” let Reijn and Van Houten in the press release to know.

During the festival, the film ” in the Contemporary World Cinema program is shown to you. In addition to the title, chance to win the Grolsch People’s Choice Award.

Reijn and Van Houten coproduced the film with their production company, Man-Up. Van Houten will play along with Marwan Kenzari, the main character in the movie.

Your Instinct is going to be about a psychologist who is a love interest that develops with being a sex offender, and has been since the 3rd of October to the cinemas to see it.

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