Ready for the Barbarians is certainly one of 2020’s most anticipated films, and after watching this trailer, you may know why. The movie stars Academy Award Winner Mark Rylance, Academy Award Nominee Johnny Depp, Robert Pattinson, and Greta Scacchi. Releasing on cable On-Demand and Digital platforms August 7.
The Justice of the Peace (Mark Rylance) of an remoted frontier settlement on the border of an unnamed empire seems to be ahead to a simple retirement till the arrival of Colonel Joll (Johnny Depp), whose process it’s to report on the actions of the ‘barbarians’ and on the safety state of affairs on the border. Joll conducts a sequence of ruthless interrogations, which leads the Justice of the Peace to query his loyalty to the empire.
Ready for the Barbarians is directed by Ciro Guerra and written by Nobel Prize successful writer J.M. Coetzee, who tailored the screenplay from his personal novel. Two-time Academy Award winner Chris Menges was the cinematographer. The movie was produced by Michael Fitzgerald, Olga Segura, Andrea Iervolino of Iervolino Leisure, and Monika Bacardi with govt producers Sir Martin Franklin, Cristina Gallego, Danielle Maloni, Deborah Dobson Bach, and Penelope Glass.
AMBI Distribution, the worldwide gross sales arm of Andrea Iervolino and Monika Bacardi’s AMBI Media Group, introduced immediately a slew of main worldwide territory gross sales for Ready for the Barbarians in the course of the Digital Cannes market. The movie has been acquired in Germany (Constantin Movie), France (SND), UK (The Film Partnership), CIS (Paradise), Center East (Falcon Movies), CEE (Vertical, Monolith and Blitz Movies), Indonesia (Artist View) and Taiwan (Cai Chang Worldwide).