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iW NEWS | "Horse" Put To Werk

Indiewire By Indiewire | Indiewire October 27, 2008 at 4:22AM

Newly formed indie production and finance shingle Werc Werk Works has announced that it is financing and co-producing Bela Tarr's latest film, "The Turin Horse" with Hungarian production outfit T.T. Filmmuehely, French production company Movie Partners in Motion FILM, Swiss production company Vega Film AG and German outfit Zero Fiction Film. The announcement was made by Werc Werk Works CEO Elizabeth Redleaf. "It is a huge privilege to be working with Bela Tarr given his powerful and important influence on filmmakers around the world," said Redleaf in a statement. "We were drawn to the intellectual aspects of 'The Turin Horse' from the first presentation and felt compelled to support this great director in realizing his latest film, which may well be his final contribution to the world of cinema." The film is scheduled to begin principal photography in November in Hungary. [Peter Knegt]
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Newly formed indie production and finance shingle Werc Werk Works has announced that it is financing and co-producing Bela Tarr's latest film, "The Turin Horse" with Hungarian production outfit T.T. Filmmuehely, French production company Movie Partners in Motion FILM, Swiss production company Vega Film AG and German outfit Zero Fiction Film. The announcement was made by Werc Werk Works CEO Elizabeth Redleaf. "It is a huge privilege to be working with Bela Tarr given his powerful and important influence on filmmakers around the world," said Redleaf in a statement. "We were drawn to the intellectual aspects of 'The Turin Horse' from the first presentation and felt compelled to support this great director in realizing his latest film, which may well be his final contribution to the world of cinema." The film is scheduled to begin principal photography in November in Hungary. [Peter Knegt]

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