Starring Tilda Swinton, Tom Hiddleston, Mia Wasikowska, John Hurt, Anton Yelchin and Jeffrey Wright, Only Lovers Left Alive takes place against the romantic desolation of Detroit and Tangier and follows an underground musician, deeply depressed by the direction of human activities, who reunites with his resilient and enigmatic lover. Their love story has already endured several centuries at least, but their debauched idyll is soon disrupted by her wild and uncontrollable younger sister.
Here's what producer Jeremy Thomas had to say about Sony Pictures Classics acquiring the project.
Thorsten Schumacher, Managing Director of Hanway Films, had this to say in a statement.
Sony Pictures Classics has this to say about the project in a statement.
Thorsten Schumacher and Jan Spielhoff for HanWay Films and ICM negotiated the deal.
Only Lovers Left Alive was released April 11th, 2014 and stars Tilda Swinton, Tom Hiddleston, Anton Yelchin, Mia Wasikowska, John Hurt, Jeffrey Wright, Slimane Dazi, Carter Logan. The film is directed by Jim Jarmusch.