Meneshma Films has acquird North American rights to Noam Kaplan’s The Future, which was selectively screened to market participants at Cannes by Rome-based Intramovies ahead of its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in June.
The second feature from Israeli director Kaplan is produced by Yoav Roeh and Aurit Zamir for Gum Films and centres on a world-renowned profiler investigating a young Palestinian woman accused of having assassinated an Israeli minister.
The film stars Reymonde Amsellem, known for HaBayit Berechov Fin (2021), Lebanon: The Soldier’s Journey (2009) and Rendition (2007) in the role of the brilliant profiler who also wishes to have a child through a surrogate. Samar Qupty, Dar Zuzovsky and others co-star in
The, which was screened to market participants at Cannes by Intramovies
, before its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in June. Mifal Hapais, the Israel Film Fund, is supporting it. Kaplan’s first feature Manpower
premiered in 2014 at the Palm Springs International Film Festival, and the Haifa International Film Festival. Which films are competing for the 2023 Venice Film Festival?