CONSTANȚA: Back 2 Back directed by Kader Ayd is currently shooting in Constanța, on the Black Sea coast. According to Romanian media, this action film is an original Netflix production. This the first film produced by founder of the Superkombat Fight Championship Eduard Irimia through Superfilm, a company he established together with Moshe Diamant and Christopher Milburn in 2018.
The film tells the story of a talented young boxer. The main characters are played by Romanian actor Florin Piersic Jr, Romanian kickboxer Ionuț Iftimoaie, Norwegian bodybuilding champion Daniel Stisen and Bulgarian actor Stanislav Yanevski.
The production team includes approximately 50 professionals from France, according to Romania Insider.
The producers are Alain Depardieu, Eduard Irimia, Nora Seroussi, Aloui Walid and Jordan Yves.
The premiere is set for 2020.
According to the National Commission for Strategy and Prognosis, the project hasn’t applied for incentives yet.
In 2018 Eduard Irimia, CEO of Superkombat (SK), partnered with Hollywood producers Moshe Diamant and Christopher Milburn of Midsummer Films to produce films and TV products. The venture, which will last for three years, is designed to create live events and films inspired by Superkombat and aimed at martial arts and action fans.