Gravitas Ventures acquired North American rights in Alex Noir’s photo Violent voice Which is set to premiere at this year’s SXSW Film Festival in March. Gravitas will release the film in theaters and on-demand on May 21.
Written and directed by Noir, Violent voice Stars Jasmine Savoy Brown (upcoming Scream Biology, leftovers), Lily Simmons (Ray Donovan, Bunchy, Bon TomahawkJames JaggerVinyl Outpost(And Tessa Munro)SWAT).
The story follows Alexis, who gets back to her hearing after witnessing the brutal murder of her family when she was 10. The profound experience awakened her sensual capacities and she began on an orphan path of self-discovery through healing tones of brutal violence.
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She goes on to pursue a career in teaching and experimenting to find new voices. She is supported by her roommate Mary who is unaware of the dark secrets behind Alexis’ unique music and the part she’s playing without knowledge. Faced with the possibility of losing her hearing again, Alexis escalated her pursuit of her masterpiece through shocking audio experiences and disruptive designs.
Noir said, “I’ve been lucky to be surrounded by people who believe in my idea of an artist rather than a murderer.” “From our amazing leader Yasmine Savoy Brown to my production partner Hanno Okiya, to our cast and crew, this movie came together because of the confidence in this vision. The Gravitas showed us the same confidence. Our first at SXSW. “
Violent voice It happens to be a directing Noir appearance. The film is based on his short film conductor. Noir has also produced documentaries such as A Conversation with Julian Schnabel, influential New York City And the 808, Which debuted at SXSW in 2015.
The film is produced by Noir and Hanno Akia. Mike McCurry (The ring Trilogy) served as executive producer.
Gravitas Ventures’ Vice President of Acquisitions, Tony Piantedosi, negotiated the deal with VMI Worldwide Sales Head JD Beaufils, on behalf of the filmmakers.