ROMANTICS ANONYMOUS

Directed by Jean-Pierre Améris
US release date: November 25, 2011

Romantics Anonymous tells the story of Angélique (Isabelle Carré, Private Fears in Public Places), a gifted chocolate-maker whose uncontrollable shyness prevents her from acknowledging her talents. Struggling chocolatier Jean-René (Benoît Poelvoorde, Coco Before Chanel), who also suffers from a similar case of awkward bashfulness that threatens to drown his company, hires Angélique as his new sales associate.

Realizing she’s attractedto her boss, Angélique decides to anonymously develop a new line of chocolates to save the company. With the future of the business hanging in the balance, Angélique and Jean-René must overcome their limitations and confess their sweet affections for one another in this delectable comedy.

The film has received extensive praise at numerous film festivals around in the country, including the Founders Prize – Best at the Fest at Traverse City Film Festival (curated by Michael Moore) and a finalist for the Chrystal Heart Award at Heartland Film Festival for best narrative feature.

Additionally, the film is currently available on VOD nationwide through December 26, 2011.

Romantics Anonymous opens on November 25 
At the QUAD Cinema, 34 W. 13th Street, New York, NY

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