Raffey along with other incredible actors such as Joel Edgerton, Marion Cotillard, Mark Rylance, Sebastian Stan, Vanessa Kirby, Isaach De Bankolé, Alessandro Nivola, and Stacy Martin will be part of the cast of the immigrant drama ‘The Brutalist’.
The film directed by Brady Corbet, (who previously directed ‘Vox Lux’) and co-written with his partner Mona Fastvold will chronicle 30 years in the life of a visionary architect named László Toth (Edgerton) and his wife Erzsébet (Cotillard) who flee post-war Europe to rebuild their legacy and witness the birth of modern America. However, their lives are changed forever by a mysterious and wealthy client (Rylance).
The project which is due to get underway in January 2021 will have locations partly in Poland with Madants and will be shoot in English, Yiddish, Hungarian, and some Italian.
Protagonist Pictures will debut the package with a virtual presentation to buyers during the Toronto Film Festival. CAA Media Finance is repping U.S. rights and arranging the project’s financing.