Ira Sachs Lines Up Isabelle Huppert, Marisa Tomei & Greg Kinnear For ‘A Family Vacation’
Ira Sachs makes the kind of movies we love — intimate, small scale, character driven dramas.
They aren’t the kind of movies that light up the multiplex, but they are the kind of you’ll think about for far longer than the latest high calorie blockbuster.
Now, two years after his last effort, “Little Men,” the director is lining up faces old and new for an intriguing new project.An array of film festival and arthouse faves including Isabelle Huppert, Jérémie Renier, Marisa Tomei, Greg Kinnear, and Aki Kaurismaki regular André Wilms have signed up for “A Family Vacation.” Co-written by Sachs and his regular collaborator Mauricio Zacharias, the story follows three generations of a family grappling with a life-changing experience during one day of a vacation in Sintra, Portugal, a historic town known for its dense gardens and fairy-tale villas and palaces.
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