Jaco van Dormeal's Mr Nobody, which has already shot in Belgium and Canada, will continue its six-month shoot moving later this month to Germany.
The English-language project stars Jared Leto, Sarah Polley, Diane Kruger, Linh Dan Pham, and Rhys Ifans.
Van Dormeal also wrote the screenplay, about a man living in 2092 who is the last mortal living on earth and tries to reconcile his past memories.
Philippe Godeau is producing for for Somebody Production, with co-producers Alfred Huermer for Integral Film, Marco Mehlitz for Lago Film, van Dormael for Toto & Co, and Christian Larouche for Christal Films.
The film's budget is said to be about $49m.
Wild Bunch is handling international sales, with rights already gone to France (Pathe), Belgium (Belga/RTL), Germany (Concorde) and Canada (Christal).