TVA FILMS has announced the release of three video-on-demand premieres, including the comedy 10 JOURS SANS MAMAN with comedian and actor Franck Dubosc. LE CHANT DES MARINS (Fisherman’s Friends), a screen adaptation of the true story of a boy band of fishermen while the documentary 2040 looks at climate change and solutions to counter it. Finally, the audience will enjoy the British actress Kristen Scott Thomas in the musical CHŒUR DE FEMMES (MilitaryWives).
10 JOURS SANS MAMAN by Ludovic Bernard
With Franck Dubosc, Aure Atika and Alexis Michalik
Antoine, HR director of a large DIY brand, is about to become the number 1 of his company. This is the moment his wife, Isabelle, chooses to take a break and go away for a few days. Antoine then finds himself alone and having to manage the house and their four children. He’s quickly overwhelmed by events! 10 days without a mom could turn her family upside down.
Available on video-on-demand from August 4
LE CHANT DES MARINS by Chris Foggin
With James Purefoy, Daniel Mays and Tuppence Middleton
Danny, a hip and unscrupulous London music producer, travels to Cornwall for a bachelor party. When his boss and friend challenges him to get the local fishermen to sign a contract to record an album of sailors’ songs, Danny falls for it. Far from his urban landmarks, he tries hard to gain the trust of this unlikely boy band, who place more importance on friendship than on fortune and fame.
Available on video-on-demand from August 11
2040 de Damon Gameau
With Damon Gameau, Eva Lazzaro, Zoe Gameau
Damon Gameau wonders about the future of our children: what might their future look like in 2040 if we simply adopted solutions already available for the management of food, energy and education? By travelling the world and relying on experts and concrete discoveries, Damon projects us into the future for the protection of the planet. This initiation and playful journey is a hymn to the new generations to allow them to take their destiny into their own hands!
Currently in cinemas – original version with French subtitles.
Available on video-on-demand from August 18
CHOEUR DE FEMMES (V.F. of MILITARY WIVES) by Peter Cattaneo
With Kristin Scott Thomas, Sharon Horgan and Greg Wise
Inspired by the true history of military women’s choirs. While their soldier husbands are sent on a mission, the wives decide to create a choir to alieve their anxieties. Composed of women of different ages and backgrounds, the choir is led by the austere Kate Barclay, wife of the Colonel, who is attempting to unite their voices despite their differences. With a common desire to make their daily lives swing, Kate, Laura and the others will bring their choir to the Royal Albert Hall for an unforgettable concert.
Available on video-on-demand from September 1