The filming of Rust, a western with Alec Baldwin, was marked by tragedy after a prop weapon fired with live ammunition. cinematographer Halina Hutchins died, and the film’s director Joel Souza was seriously injured. Baldwin was charged with murder, but after an investigation, several twists on the evidence presented, and a trial, the charges against Alec Baldwin and his responsibility for the accident were dropped. Committed to Hutchins and his successors, the actor and producer, along with the studio responsible for the film, said they would continue filming and release the film. 18 months after the accident, we now know that It will premiere at the Cannes Film Festival and is about to resume shooting.
Tragedy-marked western Rust to premiere at next Cannes Film Festival
The filming of Rust is complicated and fraught with problems Security After Accidental Shooting Produced by Alleged empty pistol loaded with live cartridges, has recently been restarted and intends to premiere at one of the most important festivals. As we already know, Recording They will leave Santa Fe County (New Mexico, USA), where the incident took place, and continue to the Yellowstone Film Ranch (Montana) film studio, which is a A commitment to finish the film for the people involved and the next of kin of the deceased.
Hutchins would be in the capacity of a widower producer; A documentary will also be shot about his role in the cinema.
Hutchins’ widower, Matthew Hutchins, served as executive producer. He has given his blessing after Baldwin has reached a settlement with his allies. The Hollywood Reporter confirms it The film is seeking re-financing and distribution in the place where it all began three years ago and during the pandemic, Cannes, with a view to premiering it at the festival next year. The Goodfellas production company is already out there, confirming that Souza will continue as director. The film, a dark western, will tell us how an outlaw, Baldwin, decides to come out of hiding when he learns that his 13-year-old grandson is being hanged for murder.
simultaneously, It has been confirmed that a documentary on the life of the deceased will be broadcast and filmed director of photography, serving as a definitive tribute to his loss and which would also be financed by those responsible for the film.