Screen can exclusively reveal the first English-language trailer for The Hater, the latest film from Poland’s Jan Komasa, whose Corpus Christi was nominated for best international film at this year’s Oscars.
The Hater will have its world premiere in the international competition at the Tribeca Film Festival (April 15-26). It revolves around Tomek (Maciej Musiałowski), who is obsessed with Gabi (VanessaAleksander) and her rich family. After he is kicked out of law school for plagiarism, Tomek lands a job at a marketing agency and is tasked with destroying the reputation of a liberal politician. He grows close to Gabi until his past is revealed.
Kino Świat is handling world sales. Producers are Wojciech Kabarowskiand Jerzy Kapuściński for Naima Film, in co-production with dFlights,TVN, Canal Plus and Coloroffon film.