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About musicians Joy Division withdraw film

February 13 2006

In the spring of this year, will begin shooting the film Control about the cult figure of the era of post-punk - the legendary British musicians Joy Division.

Already known cast. The role of lead singer and frontman Ian Curtis Joy Division (Ian Curtis) play a young, unknown actor Sam Riley, a friend of the musician Annik Honore - German actress Alexandra Maria Lara.

It was said that Curtis will play the famous Hollywood actor Jude Law (Jude Low), besides, he is a fan of Joy Division and created after the death of Jena group New Order.

Painting Control will debut in the big cinema known photographer and clipmaker Anton Korbiyna, previously collaborated with Nirvana, U2, Depeche Mode and other famous artists, write @ music.

At one time Korbiyn has worked with Joy Division, took off for the group in 1988, the video for Atmosphere.

The basis of the movie script went to the memories Ian Curtis's widow Deborah, who wrote the book Touching From A Distance.

Ian Curtis committed suicide on May 18, 1980 at 23 years of age, leaving a farewell note: "I can not so much anymore to live and suffer." In the last year of life of Curtis frequent bouts of epilepsy, and his wife left.

Actually, it is the same and co-produced the film. The role of Deborah Curtis in the movie will play Samantha Norton.

OST recorded musicians of New Order, who continued to work after the suicide of frontman and renamed Joy Division to New Order, changing the style of the group.

As it became known that one of the central role played by the well-known electronics Moby (Moby), so he was involved in writing music for the film. Specifically for the film musicians New Order re-recorded popular songs of Joy Division.

At the time, Moby with New Order team worked on a cover version of songs of Joy Division New Dawn Fades for a collection of 24 Hour Party People.

Filming will take place in Manchester to give the film maximum reliability.

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