Joachim Trier’s drama has become the latest Cannes selection to find a North American home.


The Orchard acquired Louder Than Bombs from UTA Independent Film Group and CAA following the film’s world premiere in Competition.

Gabriel Byrne, Jesse Eisenberg, Isabelle Huppert and newcomer Devin Druid star in Trier’s English-language debut, about a widower and his two sons who prepare for an exhibition of the man’s late photographer wife.

Amy Ryan and David Strathairn round out the key cast. Trier co-wrote the film with Eskil Vogt. Motlys’ Thomas Robsahm and Memento Film’s Alexandre Mallet-Guy produced with Animal Kingdom’s Joshua Astrachan, Beachside’s Marc Turtletaub and Bona Fide’s Albert Berger and Ron Yerxa.

Sigve Endresen, Frederick W Green, Michael B Clark, Emilie Georges, Nicholas Shumaker, Naima Abed, Trier and Vogt served as executive producers.