The upcoming Astrid Lindgren biopic, Becoming Astrid, has been sold to multiple territories around the world by the Danish sales agency TrustNordisk.
The film, which stars EFP Shooting Star Alba August, is about a young Astrid Lindgren. The film examines a little known chapter in the author’s life when she gave birth to her son and had to give him up. Astrid Lindgren went on to write the Pippi Longstocking books.
Sales were made for China (DD Dream), Benelux (September), Baltics (Estin), Russia/Ukraine/Kazakhstan (International Movie Distribution/Capella); and Czech Republic/Slovakia (Cinemart).
Becoming Astrid will be released in Sweden this year.