AdamaPictures is a French – American boutique film company committed to producing the best films with the best filmmakers. The company was created in 2013 by Simon Istolainen, serial tech entrepreneur and business angel (founder of the European leader crowdfunding website MyMajorCompany) and Benjamin Drouin, former head of acquisitions of the cinema crowdfunding website Peopleforcinema.com.

 

Produced

    • NOUS 3 OU RIEN (2015) directed by Kheiron – Coproduced with Gaumont & M6 Films

    This autobiographical comedy, which takes place in Iran and the northern suburbs of Paris, is a subtle mix between a feel-good movie and a Persian tale. Its goal is to show that humour can heal even the deepest wounds. Starring: Kheiron, Leila Bekhti, Zabou Breitman, Gérard Darmon Budget: €7 million. Release date: November 4, 2015

    Starring: Max Boublil, Malik Bentalha, Géraldine Nakache, Ary Abittan, Patrick Timsit, Gérard Darmon Budget: €9.5 million Release date: April 15, 2015

    • LES GAMINS (2013) directed by Anthony Marciano - Coproduced  with Gaumont & TF1 Films

    Starring: Alain Chabat, Max Boublil, Sandrine Kiberlain, Mélanie Bernier Budget: €8.5 million Release date: April 17, 2013

     

    Former inhouse development (with LEGENDE FILMS)

    • HHhH

    Based on the acclaimed best seller written by Laurent Binet (2010 Goncourt Prize for debut novelHHhH tells the story of two heroes forgotten by History, whose mission was to kill one of the darkest figures within the Nazi elite: Reinhard Heydrich. Known as  “the man with the iron heart”, he was the mastermind behind the Holocaust. Because of the bravery of two members of the Resistance, a Czech and a Slovak,who sacrificed their lives to reach their goal, Heydrich’s assassination in 1942 became a milestone in History. Script: David Farr (renowned screenplay writer of the box-office hit Hanna). With Rosamund Pike, Jason Clarke, Jack O’ Connell, Jack Reynor