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The film has become a festival darling since its world premiere at the 31st Cinequest Film Festival (California, USA), where it won the Grand Jury Prize for Best Feature Film. Bizarre Modern Fairy Tale will be released on demand in the United States on June 28, 2022, after 19 ceremonies and 11 awards. It premiered in Europe earlier this year at the Paris International Film Festival, where it won the Grand Prix for Best Feature Film.
“With A Beautiful Curse I’m investigating the concept of love, soulmates, and the great power of the universe, and I look forward to taking the story to a wider audience in collaboration with Gravitas Ventures and Myriad Pictures.” Producer Rikke Katborg said, “After a successful and beautiful festival circuit, I am delighted to be working with Gravitas and Myriad on the release of this important story.”
Filmed before the pandemic, yet oddly presented, “A Beautiful Curse” tells the story of photographer Samuel (Markstrepen), who sneaks onto an island due to a mysterious incident where all the residents fall asleep. from which they cannot wake up. While there, he falls in love with the sleeping Stella (Olivia Vinal) as he tries to unravel the secret of the deep sleep that has overtaken everyone.
“After an extensive and award-winning film festival, Gravitas is excited to bring a beautiful curse for the world. We think audiences will be as enthralled by the story as we were,” said Bill Guentzler, Senior Director of Acquisition.