On February 17th, Bel Ami, Declan Donnellan and Nick Ormerod’s feature debut, will premiere at the 62nd annual Berlin Film Festival. An adaptation of Guy de Maupassant’s classic novel, Bel Ami stars Robert Pattinson, Uma Thurman, Kristin Scott Thomas and Christina Ricci and is released in UK cinemas on 9th March 2012. To celebrate the film’s appearance at the Berlin Film Festival and its impending UK release, Studio Canal have kindly sent us two new stills and if you can’t wait until 9th March 2012 Bel Ami will make its Scottish possibly UK premier at Glasgow Film Festival on 22nd February and the following day 23rd February [ Glasgow Film Festival Link ]
Based on the novel by Guy de Maupassant, BEL AMI (March 9) chronicles the rise of penniless ex-soldier Georges Duroy (Robert Pattinson, THE TWILIGHT SAGA, REMEMBER ME) through the echelons of the 1890s Parisian elite and is a tale of ambition, power and seduction. Also starring Uma Thurman, Kristin Scott Thomas, Christina Ricci and Colm Meaney. BEL AMI is a timeless epic with a modern twist. A Dangerous Liaisons for a new generation.