Lisbon– Portugal’s Estoril Film Festival has added to the roster of arthouse helmers who are set to attend.
Abbas Kiarostami, Otar Iosseliani, Anton Corbijn, Mathieu Amalric, Vicente Molina Foix, Andrei Ujica and experimental artist Douglas Gordon join the previously announced Stephen Frears and Elia Suleiman.
Helmer Raul Ruiz’s 4 1/2-hour epic, “Mysteries of Lisbon,” will bow accompanied by a concert by French actor-musician Melvil Poupaud.
Frears and John Malkovich will team up for a masterclass entitled “Directing John Malkovich.”
The fest, which runs Nov. 5-14, has skedded a further 14 masterclasses including a session with musician Lou Reed.