’s latest feature film, “An Officer and a Spy
,” screened at least in part for buyers at the Cannes Film Festival last Saturday morning, a representative for the film’s international sales agent Playtime told TheWrap
The French-language film, which stars Jean Dujardin
and Polanski’s wife Emmanuelle Seigner
, is currently in postproduction and wrapped cshooting at the end of April, which Dujardin announced himself via Instagram
In a fictionalized story based on the true events of the Dreyfus Affair, Dujardin stars as French captain Alfred Dreyfus
who in 1894 was wrongly convicted of treason and sentenced to life imprisonment on Devil’s Island.
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Playtime is handling international sales on the film, and the French distributor Gaumont already has the French rights, with plans to release the film early in November this year.