New Europe Film Sales has picked up innovative 3D feature Above Us All for worldwide distribution.
At the International Film Festival Rotterdam, Dutch producers Annemiek van Gorp, René Goossens (De Productie) and Digna Sinke (SNG) have announced that their latest production Above Us All, directed by former IFFR Tiger award winner Eugenie Jansen (Tussenland), will be represented worldwide by Warsaw-based New Europe Film Sales.
The film will receive its world premiere in Berlinale Generation 14Plus section as a special out-of-competition screening.
Above us All is a story of 11 year-old girl Shay who, after the death of her indigenous mother, is taken from Australia to Ypres by her Flemish father. In her new surroundings, full of traces of the First World War, Shay tries to understand her mother’s death.
The film was shot using an innovative technique: stereoscopic 3D at 50 frames per second, using long panoramic shots in every scene.
The film was co-produced by Belgian company Minds Meet, the producer of Caroline Strubbe’s I’m the Same, I’m an Other, which was also recently picked up by New Europe Flm Sales and co-produced by De Productie.