Apple Original Films Lands WW On Jessie Buckley-Riz Ahmed Drama ‘Fingernails,’ Director Christos Nikou’s English Language Debut: Cannes Market

particular: In a worldwide rights deal, Apple Original Films is reached fingernailsscience-fiction love story to star Jesse Buckley ,lost daughter) And riz ahmed ,metal sound) marks the beginning of the English language Apple director Christos Nikaus, The deal stalled late Saturday night.

Cate BlanchettCoco Francini and Andrew Upton of Dirty Films will produce in association with Filmation Entertainment. Jerome Duboz will serve as executive producer. FilmNation will serve as the studio for the feature, which is set to begin production later this year. Deadline detected Project As One Of The Hot Cannes Market Sales Titles earlier this month.

nico’s first movie Apple It premiered at the Venice Film Festival and became Greece’s official Oscar entry. co-written by Nkou fingernails With Apple Co-authors Stavros Raptis and Sam Steiner.

In this science-fiction love story, a test is discovered that measures whether married couples are truly in love, and institutions have been opened to help couples succeed. Anna (Buckley) is skeptical of the positive results she has with her longtime partner, so she begins working at a love institution as an assistant to Trevor (Ahmed), a mysterious and devoted instructor.

Two-year-old Apple Original Films continues to build on its momentum with its first Best Picture Oscar win coda, Then there’s the Cooper Raff-Dakota Johnson comedy Cha Cha Real SmoothWhich won the 2022 Sundance Film Festival US Dramatic Audience Award, and premiered in theaters and on Apple TV+ on June 17th.

CAA Media Finance and WME Independent signed a deal with FilmNation.