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End of shooting in sight for Losing It

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- Pio Marmaï and Céline Sallette star in Audrey Diwan's debut feature film, a Rectangle production sold by Wild Bunch

End of shooting in sight for Losing It
Actors Pio Marmaï and Céline Sallette

The finish line is in sight for filming on Losing It by Audrey Diwan, with shooting due to wrap up on 16 March. Starring in the debut feature film by the journalist, publisher and novelist is Pio Marmaï (nominated for a César for Most Promising Performance in both 2009 and 2011 for The First Day of the Rest of Your Life [+see also:
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and Living On Love Alone [+see also:
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respectively, well received in Alyah [+see also:
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and due to hit our screens later this year in En liberté!), Céline Sallette (winner of a Lumière award in 2012, nominated the same year for a César for Most Promising Performance in House of Tolerance [+see also:
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, and also providing excellent performances in Corporate [+see also:
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, Golden Years [+see also:
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and One of a Kind [+see also:
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. Céline is also due to hit our screens in September in Un peuple et son roi), Nailia Harzoune (Step by Step [+see also:
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, Chouf [+see also:
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, Inside the Cell [+see also:
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), Maxence Tual (Apnée [+see also:
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) and Valérie Donzelli (nominated for a César and a Lumière award in 2012 for Best Actress in Declaration of War [+see also:
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).

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Written by the director (who also wrote the screenplays for (Girl)Friend [+see also:
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and The Connection [+see also:
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, the latter having earned her a Lumière award nomination in 2015) with Marcia Romano (nominated for a César in 2016 for Standing Tall [+see also:
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), the storyline focuses on Roman whose love for his family is all-consuming. He adores his wife Camille and their two daughters. But Roman is afraid - every moment of every day, he is living a lie, hiding a dangerous secret. 

Produced by Edouard Weill and Alice Girard for Rectangle Productions, Losing It has been pre-purchased by Canal+ and Ciné+ and is supported by an advance on earnings from the CNC, Sofica Palatine Etoile and Cofinova, and the Ile-de-France region, where filming has been taking place since the end of January with Nicolas Gaurin as director of photography. Wild Bunch will be driving French distribution and international sales.

For the record, Rectangle Productions has also recently produced Nocturama [+see also:
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interview: Bertrand Bonello
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by Bertrand Bonello, Struggle for Life [+see also:
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by Antonin Peretjatko, and, currently in post-production, The Troubleshooter by Julien Guetta (article) and My Polish Honeymoon by Elise Otzenberger, starring Judith Chemla, Arthur Igual, Brigitte Roüan and André Wims.

(Translated from French)

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