It has also been attempting to remake A E Networks U.S prison format 60 Days In in the UK and struck a first-look deal with A E Networks to distribute its series.
Elsewhere, UN Secretary General António Guterres recently proposed a sweeping restructure to Member States in the General Assembly’s main administrative and budgetary body, including the launch of an annual budget cycle.
It’s a major coup for Thomas Benski’s firm, which is best known for music films such as Nick Cave’s 20,000 Days On Earth and LCD Soundsystem’s Shut Up And Play The Hits and its branded content work.
“Since then, we’ve been providing an unparalleled pedigree of human sleeves to only the most discerning clientele.” What begins as a calming glimpse into a future where cheating death is easy enough (assuming one has the wealth to transcend their mortal state) quickly descends into darkness, with quick cuts offering a look at a futuristic New York City, fluorescent lights on grimy city streets, an immaculately dressed bartender sipping a drink with one hand and casually holding a rifle in the other, and other assorted forms of gunplay and explosions aplenty.
Described by Netflix as “an intriguing story of murder, love, sex, and betrayal,” Altered Carbon stars Joel Kinnaman as protagonist Takeshi Kovacs, an interstellar warrior who is revived after years to solve a mystery.
I hear that Vice-owned producer Pulse Films has secured access to the global political organization, while UK broadcaster Channel 4 has announced a behind-the-scenes series within the EU.
I understand that Pulse Films secured access to the UN last week and the company, which has produced television series including History’s The New Age of Terror and BBC race doc Black Is The New Black as well as feature docs such as Sundance entry Trophy, is set to take the project out to U.
The pic centers on Briggs (Ventimiglia), a troubled young man who flashes back to the demons of his past when his sister is released from her 20-year prison sentence for the murder of their parents.
Briggs must confront his estranged sister and deal with the past, while fighting to protect his future and the new life he has rebuilt for himself.
Guillermo del Toro (The Shape of Water) and Guadagnino shared the Best Director prize.
According to a tweet by Glenn Whipp of the Los Angeles Times, only a handful of votes separated the top five directors, with Dee Rees (Mudbound), Sean Baker (The Florida Project) and Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird) all receiving nearly as many votes as del Toro and Guadagnino.
In the future, dying’s as easy as putting on a new pair of jeans — at least that’s how it looks based on the first trailer for Netflix’s new sci-fi series Altered Carbon.