Alicia Vikander, Charles Collier Set Up Production Company Vikarious

LONDON — Alicia Vikander, who won an Oscar for “The Danish Girl” this year, and her London-based agent Charles Collier of Tavistock Wood, have set up production company Vikarious Productions. The company’s first film, “Euphoria,” a production with Sweden’s B-Reel Films, will start shooting in the German Alps in early August. The pic is the… Read more »

IFC Films Acquires Asif Kapadia’s ‘Ali & Nino’ For North America

IFC Films has fallen hard for Oscar winner Asif Kapadia’s epic love story, Ali & Nino, with the company taking North American rights. This follows the film’s January premiere at Sundance. IM Global and CAA handled the sale. The adaptation of the best-selling novel by Kurban Said was scripted by Oscar winner Christopher Hampton.
Maria Valverde, Adam Bakri, Mandy Patinkin and Connie Nielsen star in the Azerbaijan-set story about two star-crossed lovers in the melting pot…

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IFC Films Takes North American Rights to Asif Kapadia’s ‘Ali & Nino’

LONDON — Following its premiere at the Sundance Film Festival, IFC Films has acquired North American rights to Asif Kapadia’s “Ali & Nino” from worldwide sales agent IM Global and CAA. Kapadia won an Oscar this year for his documentary feature “Amy.” “Ali & Nino,” which is a feature film adaptation of the novel by… Read more »

Alicia Vikander Launches Vikarious Productions; Sets First Project ‘Euphoria’ With Eva Green

EXCLUSIVE– Oscar winner Alicia Vikander just added a new hyphen to her considerable list of talents: that of producer. The 27-year-old Swedish actress, arguably the hottest and most in-demand young European actress working today, has launched her own production banner Vikarious Productions along with her London-based agent Charles Collier of Tavistock Wood. The company has set its first feature, Euphoria, with Vikander also set to star alongside Eva Green as sisters in…

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