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André Logie, a former lawyer (Hogan & Hartson, Brussels), launched his own company, Panache Productions, in 2009. Since then, André Logie has devoted himself entirely to film production and international coproduction with a rich and varied catalogue of films. Panache Productions’ catalogue includes films selected in the largest international film festivals such as The Death of Stalin by Armando Iannucci (TIFF 2017, Sundance 2018),Ugly Nasty People by Cosimo Gomez (Venice Horizons 2017), Breath of Life by David Roux (Locarno 2018) and Return to Ithaca by Laurent Cantet (Venice, TIFF and San Sebastian Festival 2014). PanacheProductionsalsoco-produced highly successful films :The Concert by Radu Mihaileanu (3 million admissions) or LITTLE WHITE LIES by Guillaume Canet (6 million admissions). Other acclaimed films coproduced by the company are Chinese Puzzle by Cédric Klapish, Populaire by Régis Roinsard with Romain Duris (San Francisco International Film Festival). Panache Productions supports Belgian creative talents with directors Kadija Leclere (The Bag of Flour) and Sylvestre Sbille (Je Te Suvivrai, Magritte of First Film) and TV series writers Vincent Lavachery and Axel du Bus (Quartier Des Banques).
THE DEATH OF STALIN 2017(UK) - 2018 (FR)
Genre: Black Comedy
Director: Armando Iannucci
Screenplay: Armando Iannucci, David Schneider, Ian Martin, Fabien Nury
Cast: Steve Buscemi, Simon Russell Beale, Jeffrey Tambor
Moscow, 1953: when tyrannical dictator Joseph Stalin drops dead, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to be the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweeby Georgy Malenkov (Jeffrey Tambor), the wily Nikita Khrushchev (Steve Buscemi), and the sadistic secret police chief Lavrentiy Beria (Simon Russell Beale). But as they bumble, brawl, and backstab their way to the top, just who is running the government?