“The Trip to Italy,” currently in production in Italy, is produced by Melissa Parmenter for Revolution Films with Andrew Eaton and Henry Normal exec producting. The movie is a co-production with Babycow and Small Man Ltd.
“The Trip to Italy” is a semi-fictional improvised tour of that nation with Brydon commissioned by a newspaper to go on a driving tour of Italy from Liguria to Capri, partly following in the footsteps of the great Romantic poets.
“The Trip” took in $2 million at the U.S. box office and was also a healthy performer on VOD. The films are also based on the BBC series of the same name.
The deal for the film was negotiated by Arianna Bocco for Sundance Selects/IFC Films with GoalpostFilm on behalf of the filmmakers. Goalpost Film is handling international sales.
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