While the closure of theaters for much of 2020 had forced distributors to revise their release schedules, a new wave of postponement seems to be looming.
Since the introduction of the health pass in cinemas on July 21, 2021, attendance has “markedly slowed down“, indicates the CNC.
This is undoubtedly why several distributors have chosen to postpone their films in order to give them a greater chance of success. This is particularly the case with What have we all done to the Good Lord? which will finally be released in 2022.
Candyman will be released on September 29, 2021
The remake of the cult horror film Candyman produced by Jordan Peele will ultimately not be released on August 25. The return to the big screen of the famous croquemitaine crocheted played by Yahya Abdul-Mateen II is postponed until September 29.
Eiffel will be released on October 13, 2021
Martin Bourboulon’s film on the relationship between Gustave Eiffel (Romain Duris) and his childhood sweetheart (Emma Mackey) which inspired the engineer to create the Eiffel Tower was due out on August 25. But we will ultimately have to wait a few more months to discover Eiffel in the cinema, more precisely until October 13.
What we did to the Good Lord 3 will be released on February 2, 2022
Initially expected in cinemas on October 13, What have we all done to the good Lord? is postponed to February 2, 2022. We will therefore have to take our troubles patiently before finding the Verneuil family on the big screen. In this third part, the characters of Christian Clavier and Chantal Lauby celebrate their 40 years of marriage during an eventful party.
Follow me, I’ll run away from you will be released on May 11, 2022
Directed by Kôji Fukada, Suis-moi, je te fuis is the first film by a diptych that received the label of the Cannes Film Festival 2020. Telling the difficult love story of Tsuji and Ukiyo, it was due for release on August 18 next but was eventually pushed back to May 11, 2022.
Run away from me, I’ll run away from you will be released on May 18, 2022
Continuation of Follow me, I run away from you, Run away from me, I follow you was obviously also rejected. It is on May 18, 2022, a week after the release of the first part, that viewers will be able to discover the rest of the romance between Tsuji and Ukiyo, instead of August 25, 2021.
Aya and the Witch is pushed back to a later date
Aya and the Witch, the new studio Ghibli film directed by Goro Miyazaki, was due out in theaters on August 18. But faced with the health situation, the distribution company Wild Bunch preferred to postpone the release of the feature film which was part of the …