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Anders Danielsen Lie & ‘Call Me By Your Name’ Producer Join Mia Hansen-Løve & CG Cinema’s ‘Bergman Island’

Anders Danielsen Lie & ‘Call Me By Your Name’ Producer Join Mia Hansen-Løve & CG Cinema’s ‘Bergman Island’

Exclusive: Norwegian actor Anders Danielsen Lie, star of Paul Greengrass’s upcoming thriller Norway and Netflix series Nobel, has joined Greta Gerwig, John Turturro and Mia Wasikowska in the cast of Mia Hansen-Løve’s Bergman Island, I can reveal.

Shoot is due to get underway on July 16 in Farö (the remote island in Sweden where Ingmar Bergman lived and filmed) on the CG Cinema-produced drama, which Kinology will launch foreign sales on in Cannes. UTA is handling the U.S. Also new to the team is Call Me By Your Name and Frances Ha producer Rodrigo Teixeira from Rt Features.

Festival favourite Hansen-Løve (Eden) wrote and will direct the film about Tony and Chris, an American couple, both artists and filmmakers, who head to the Island of Farö to take part in Ingmar Bergman celebration event ‘Bergman Week’ during which they hope to complete the writing of their new movie.

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