12 César nominations for films co-produced by SCOPE
The French Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Techniques released the list of nominees today for the 45th Césars Ceremony, which will take place on the 28th of February 2020 in Paris. SCOPE is very pleased to find no less than twelve of its co-productions among the nominated works! There are eight nominations for François Ozon's "Grâce à Dieu" with Melvil Poupaud and Josiane Balasko, two nominations for Mounia Meddour's "Papicha", including the César for "Best First Film", as well as nominations for "Alice et le Maire" and "Chambre 212" respectively. We look forward to February 28, 2020 to hear the jury's verdict!
Two SCOPE co-productions selected at the Magritte du Cinéma
The André Delvaux Academy announced the results of the first voting round for the 10th edition of the "Magritte du Cinéma". Among the nominees we find two SCOPE co-productions: Cécile de France (Best Actress) for "Un monde plus grand" and Bouli Lanners (Best Actor) for "C'est ça l'amour". The winners will be announced on the 1st of February.
« War of the Worlds » previewed at the Ghent Film Festival
The international series "War of the Worlds", co-directed by Gilles Coulier, will be presented in Belgian premiere at the Ghent Film Festival on October 14th. The first two episodes will be revealed. Among the main roles we can find Irish actor Gabriel Byrne and American actress Elizabeth McGovern. Léa Drucker, Guillaume Gouix and Adel Bencherif are also part of the cast. The series is located in a contemporary Europe. When astronomers detect a transmission from another galaxy, it is irrefutable proof of intelligent alien life. The Earth's population is waiting for contact with its breath, but should not wait long. In a few days, humanity is almost destroyed, there are only pockets of humanity in a world strangely deserted. As extraterrestrial ships appear in the sky, the survivors ask a burning question: who are these attackers and why are they determined to destroy us?
« Papicha » present at the Ghent Film Festival
The latest film by Mounia Meddour, "Papicha" will be presented at the Ghent Film Festival on October 13th. The director looks back on the events of the Algerian civil war of the 1990s. Nedjima, an eighteen-year-old student, dreams of becoming a fashion designer and sells her sexy clothes to 'papichas' (beautiful Algerian girls) in the toilets of the girls. trendy nightclubs. His independent life is radically limited by religious fundamentalists, but Nedjima does not give in and organizes a fashion show as a protest. A hymn to freedom, with which Meddour wants to show that even a forced social change does not necessarily push people to flee. 'Papicha' was present at this year's Cannes Film Festival in the 'Un Certain Regard' section. The Ghent Film Festival will take place from 8 to 18 October 2019.
Seven SCOPE coproductions at the International French Film Festival of Namur
Three SCOPE Pictures coproductions will compete at the 34e edition of the FIFF of Namur : « On a magical night » by Christophe Honoré, « Adoration » by Fabrice du Welz and « Notre Dame » by Valérie Donzelli. A fourth SCOPE film, « Les héros ne meurent jamais » by Aude Léa Rapin, is also in competition but this time in de section 'first work of fiction'. Beyond the subsection 'Les pépites' we can find: « Alice and the Mayor » by Nicolas Pariser, « Un monde plus grand » by Fabienne Berthaud and « My Stupid Dog » by Yvan Attal.
« On a magical night » opening of the FIFF de Namur
After being selected in the category "Un certain regard" in Cannes last spring - and for Chiara Mastroianni winning the prize for female interpretation - "On a magical night", the new film by Christophe Honoré, will be presented to the Belgian public on 27 September opening of the International French Film Festival of Namur (FIFF).
« Papicha » will represent Algeria at the Oscars 2020
Algeria is the first out of the gate in the race for the 2020 Oscars, naming Mounia Meddour's « Papicha » its official contender for the best international film category. Set in the 1990s, « Papicha » stars Lyna Khoudri as Nedjma, a fashion-obsessed young woman who, together with her girlfriend, Wassila (Shirine Boutella), makes money selling garments they've made made in the bathroom of local dance club to the "papichas," or pretty girls. Like the rest of the country, they will soon be caught up in Algeria's bloody civil war. But the pair continue to fight for their freedom, and for their dream of staging their own fashion show. Meddour's feature debut premiered in Cannes' Un Certain Regard section this year.
Four SCOPE co-productions at the Angoulême Francophone Film Festival
Every year, at the end of the summer, the Angoulême Francophone Film Festival offers a wide selection of films that will make an impact in September and until the end of the year: popular comedies, auteur films, feature films from the Francophonie ... Among the expected films, the new film by Yvan Attal, with Charlotte Gainsbourg "My stupid dog" will be presented in opening. Other SCOPE Pictures co-productions are in competition, such as Julien Rappeneau's "Fourmi", "Papicha" by Mounia Meddour and "Notre Dame" by Valérie Donzelli. The Angoulême Francophone Film Festival will be held from August 20 to 25, 2019.
« Un monde plus grand » at the Venice Film Festival
According to Corine Sombrun's book "My introduction to shamans", Fabienne Berthaud's new film « Un monde plus grand » starring Cécile de France is being selected at the Venice Film Festival. The 76th edition of the Venice International Film Festival is held from August 29, 2019 to September 8, 2019.
"Adoration" screened at the Film Festival of Locarno
Fabrice du Welz's latest film with Thomas Gioria, Fantine Harduin and Benoît Poelvoorde, will be screened at the Piazza Grande of the Locarno Film Festival this summer. The Film Festival will be held from August 7th to 17th. The film tells the story of a lonely boy, Paul, who meets Gloria, the new patient at the psychiatric clinic where his mother works. Falling madly in love with this troubled and solar teenager, Paul will run away with her, away from the adult world ...
"Alice and the Mayor" of Nicolas Pariser, 5th film by SCOPE Pictures selected in Cannes!
"Alice and the Mayor", with Fabrice Luchini and Anais Demoustier, completes the selection of feature films co-produced by SCOPE Pictures who are selected at the 72nd Cannes Film Festival. "Alice and the Mayor" will be presented in world premiere in the section "La Quinzaine des réalisateurs".
With "Heroes don't die", SCOPE Pictures places a fourth feature film in Cannes
Aude Léa Rapin's film "Heroes don't die" is selected in Cannes in the section "La semaine de la critique". After "Sibyl" (in official competition), "Room 212" and "Papicha", this is therefore a fourth feature film selected in Cannes co-produced by SCOPE Pictures and co-financed through the Tax Shelter.
"Sibyl" by Justine Triet in competition in Cannes
"Sibyl", starring Virginie Efira and Adele Exarchopoulos in the main roles, is one of the films in competition for the Palme d'Or in Cannes. Two other films co-produced by SCOPE Pictures and distributed by Telescope are part of the official selection: "Chambre 212" by Christophe Honoré and "Papicha" by Mounia Meddour who will compete in the "Un certain regard" section.
The annual exemption limit soon increased to 850,000 €?
A proposal for a law was tabled on February 6, which provides for the increase of the maximum amount of exemption from a Tax Shelter investment, from € 750,000 to € 850,000 from the 2019 tax year.
SCOPE Invest recruits 2 Senior Investment Consultant
To reinforce its commercial structure, SCOPE Invest is looking for two business profiles in charge of the search for new Tax Shelter investors for Flanders and Brussels. Applications can be sent to email@example.com. https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/1090949231/
Les Magritte du Cinéma
Thomas Mustin has won the Magritte of Best Promising Actor for his role of the Duke of Condé in the movie "The Royal Exchange".
Release of "Une jeunesse dorée".
With Isabelle Huppert and Melvil Poupaud.
Supplement no. 3 of 27 December 2018.
SCOPE Invest published on December 27, 2018 a new Supplement to the Prospectus of May 22, 2018.
Release of "The Emperor of Paris"
The life of Vidocq, reviewed by Jean-François Richet.
Release of the film “L’Empereur de Paris” [The Emperor of Paris] scheduled for 19 December 2018.
With Vincent Cassel in the role of Vidocq...
Release of the film “Le jeu” [The Game] by Fred Cavayé scheduled for 17 October 2018.
With Stéphane De Groodt and Bérénice Bejo.
Opening of Film Fest Gent [Ghent Film Festival].
9 to 19 October.
Shooting of Fabienne Berthaud’s film “Un monde plus grand” [A Bigger World] in Liège.
With Cécile de France and Ludivine Sagnier.
Since 19 April 2018, SCOPE Invest has been accredited as an eligible intermediary for the “Performing Arts” Tax Shelter.
Full details in Supplement n°1 of 25 June 2018.
SCOPE Invest has its new Prospectus approved by the FSMA.
Valid for all investments up to 21 May 2019.