Alice And The Mayor

Source: Directors’ Fortnight

‘Alice And The Mayor’

Bac Films has unveiled a raft of deals on Nicolas Pariser’s drama Alice And The Mayor ahead of its premiere in Directors’ Fortnight.

The Paris-based company has sold the feature to Spain (Alfa), Benelux (Athena), Italy (Movie Inspired), Canada (MK2 Mile End) and Taiwan (AV-Jet).

Veteran French actor Fabrice Luchini, stars as a jaded mayor, who seeks the advice of a brilliant young philosopher, played by Anaïs Demoustier, to pep up his policies. It is produced by Bizibi Productions.

Further titles on the Bac Films slate include feature-length animation Yakari, Danish thriller Wildland and the Bruce Dern-starring comedy Remember Me.