Nicolas Cage A24 Film ‘Dream Scenario’ to Open Zurich Film Festival – Global Bulletin

FestivalThe European premiere of Kristoffer Borgli‘s satire “Dream Scenario,” starring Nicolas Cage, will open the 19th Zurich Film Festival (Sept.


8).The film follows a hapless family man Paul Matthews (Cage) as he finds his life turned upside down when millions of strangers suddenly start seeing him in their dreams.

But when his nighttime appearances take a nightmarish turn, Paul is forced to navigate his newfound stardom.

It is produced by Ari Aster and Lars Knudsen of Square Peg, and Jacob Jaffke, Tyler Campellone and A24.

The distributor in Switzerland is Frenetic Films Ag.Borgli, who had his breakthrough last year with “Sick of Myself,” will attend the premiere alongside president of the Swiss Federal Council Alain Berset and Zurich city Mayor Corine Mauch.“We are absolutely delighted to be opening Zff with this bang-up-to-date comedy about the everyday madness of celebrity culture, which, after all, is often followed by cancel culture,…

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