Another Round, which gained greatest worldwide characteristic Oscar on Sunday, is all set for an English-language remake.
The rights to the Danish film, directed by Thomas Vinterberg, had been acquired by Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Davisson’s Appian Way, Endeavor Content material, and Brad Weston’s Makeready, with DiCaprio set to star as Martin, reported Deadline.
The story of the Oscar-winning film revolves round 4 middle-aged associates who’ve misplaced curiosity of their educating job. In the future, they resolve to experiment with consuming in the course of the day to get their inspiration again. Mads Mikkelsen performed historical past trainer Martin within the film.
Vinterberg was reportedly within the thought of DiCaprio of taking over the function of schoolteacher Martin, which paved the way in which for the deal.
Another Round has been one of the liked movies internationally since its world premiere on the Toronto Worldwide Film Competition in September 2020.
Vinterberg, on Sunday, devoted the film to his 19-year-old daughter Ida, who died in a automobile accident simply days into the filming.
“We needed to make a film that celebrates life. 4 days into capturing the inconceivable occurs: an accident on a freeway took my daughter away. Somebody wanting right into a cellular phone, and we miss her and I like her,” the director mentioned whereas accepting the trophy.
“Two months earlier than we shot this film and two months earlier than she died, she was in Africa. She’d simply learn the script and was glowing with pleasure. She liked this. She mentioned she felt seen by this… If anybody dares to imagine that she’s right here with us someway, you’ll have the option to see her clapping and cheering with us.”
“Ida, this can be a miracle that simply occurred, and also you’re aside of this miracle. Possibly you’ve been pulling some strings someplace. This one’s for you.”
Another Round additionally stars Thomas Bo Larsen, Lars Ranthe, Magnus Millang, Maria Bonnevie and Susse Wold.