27-09-2019

Corpus Christi Sold to UK and Ireland

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Corpus Christi by Jan Komasa Corpus Christi by Jan Komasa photo: Aurum Film

WARSAW: Jan Komasa’s costume drama Corpus Christi has been sold by New Europe Film Sales to Vertigo Releasing for distribution in the UK and Ireland.

The film was sold to Australia, Lithuania and Norway during the Venice IFF, where it won the Edipo Re award and the Europa Cinemas Label award in the Venice Days section.

Corpus Christi, which has been selected as Poland’s candidate for the 92nd Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences award in the best international feature film category, will be released in Poland on 11 October by Kino Świat. The film will open in the UK and Ireland on 18 October 2019.

The film was produced by Aurum Film in coproduction with Canal+, WFS Walter Film Studio, the Podkarpackie Regional Film Fund and Les Contes Modernes.