Director woody Allen has addressed in court after a division of Amazon refused to hire his new film amid accusations of sexual abuse.
As specified previously woody has signed with Amazon Studios has a contract to produce four paintings, one of them – “a Rainy day in new York.” Representatives of the company, contrary to the agreement, refused to show the film in theaters.
After the adopted daughter of Allen, Dylan Farrow once again spoke about the abuse by his stepfather in 1992, the company unilaterally terminated the contract and refused to hire the last tape of the Director as well as cooperation in the framework of the production of three other paintings.
In this regard, a multiple winner of the “Oscar” has filed a lawsuit to the court, assessing the damages due to the actions of Amazon Studios in more than $ 68 million.
The lawyers of Allen insisted that the scandal has long been known, and stressed that the rumors are not grounds for termination of the transaction.
For disclaimer had no legal basis, – said in the lawsuit.