Luce (film)

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Luce
Directed byJulius Onah
Produced by
  • John Baker
  • Julius Onah
  • Andrew Yang
Written by
  • J. C. Lee
  • Julius Onah
Starring
Music by
CinematographyLarkin Seiple
Edited byMadeleine Gavin
Production
companies
  • Dream Factory Group
  • Altona Filmhaus
  • Cinetic Media
Distributed by
Release date
  • January 27, 2019 (2019-01-27) (Sundance)
  • August 2, 2019 (2019-08-02) (United States)
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Luce is a 2019 American drama film, directed by Julius Onah, from a screenplay by Onah and J. C. Lee. It stars Brian Bradley, Naomi Watts, Octavia Spencer, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Tim Roth, Norbert Leo Butz, Andrea Bang and Marsha Stephanie Blake.

It had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on January 27, 2019. It is scheduled to be released on August 2, 2019, by NEON and Topic Studios.

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

In November 2017, it was announced Naomi Watts, Octavia Spencer, Kelvin Harrison Jr. and Tim Roth had joined the cast of the film, with Julius Onah directing from a screenplay by himself and J.C. Lee. John Baker, Onah, and Andrew Yang will serve as producers on the film with Rob Feng, Amber Wang, and Lee will serve as executive producers under their Dream Factory Group banner.[2] In December 2017, Brian Bradley also known as Stro joined the cast of the film.[3]

Release[edit]

The film had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on January 27, 2019.[4] Shortly after, NEON & Topic Studios acquired distribution rights to the film.[5] It is scheduled to be released on August 2, 2019.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Luce". Sundance Film Festival. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  2. ^ Fleming Jr, Mike (November 9, 2017). "Dream Factory Launches With 'Luce': Naomi Watts, Octavia Spencer, Tim Roth Kelvin Harrison Jr. Head Cast". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  3. ^ N'Duka, Amanda (December 12, 2017). "Ian Chen & Jovan Armand Join 'Shazam!', Brian 'Astro' Bradley Jr. Cast In 'Luce'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  4. ^ "Sundance Unveils Politics-Heavy Lineup Featuring Ocasio-Cortez Doc, Feinstein Drama". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved November 28, 2018.
  5. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (January 30, 2019). "Julius Onah's Thriller 'Luce' Sells To NEON & Topic Studios – Sundance". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  6. ^ "Luce". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved March 21, 2019.

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