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    Berlin: Film Republic Notches Deals for “The Line,” and “M/M” (EXCLUSIVE)

    Film Republic has closed several deals at the European Film Market including ones for “The Line,” the Slovak/Ukraine thriller that was in competition at Karlovy Vary. E-Cinema has it for France and Siyah Beyaz for Turkey. London-based sales outfit Film Republic also has German and Polish deals for “M/M,” the Berlin-shot LGBT feature from Canadian writer and [...]

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    Pulse Quickens Content Plans as Lars Knudsen Comes on Board (EXCLUSIVE)

    Producer Lars Knudsen is joining forces with Pulse Films as the outfit’s movie and high-end TV plans shift up a gear. The producer partnership sees Knusden reunited with Pulse founder Thomas Benski and managing director Lucas Ochoa after the trio worked together on “American Honey.” Knudsen’s upcoming films “A Vigilante” and “City of Alex” will [...]

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    Berlinale: Films Boutique Takes World Sales on Vivo Film's New Title 'Flesh Out' (EXCLUSIVE)

    Vivo Film, the Rome-based shingle behind Laura Bispuri’s Berlinale competition entry “Daughter of Mine,” is producing Mauritania-set female empowerment drama “Flesh Out.” Films Boutique has picked up world sales rights for the title at the EFM. Directed by Italy’s Michela Occhipinti, “Flesh Out” is centered on a tradition in Mauritania and sub-Saharan Africa that sees [...]

  • Kai Greene: Bodybuilder Stars in China-US

    Berlin: Kai Greene Stars in 'Crazy Fist' for All Rights Entertainment (EXCLUSIVE)

    Prominent U.S. bodybuilder Kai Greene (“Stranger Things”) stars in upcoming Chinese and American co-venture film “Crazy Fist.” The film features a former mixed martial arts champion who swore never to fight again after accidentally killing his opponent. But he is forced back into the ring in order to uncover a major conspiracy. Greene is paired [...]

  • Hong Kong Director and Animator Raman

    'Monster Hunt 2' Showcases China's Improvements - and Ambitions - in Animation

    “Chinese animation is making great progress,” declared Raman Hui, director of “Monster Hunt 2,” the smash-hit hybrid of live action and animation that played in a Special Gala screening Sunday at the Berlinale. Hui’s is no empty boast: His family-oriented adventure film has just taken in $190 million in three days at the Chinese box office [...]

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    'Leftover' Directors Set Dystopian Animated Tale 'White Plastic Bag' (EXCLUSIVE)

    Tibor Bánóczki and Sarolta Szabó, the duo behind the critically successful shorts “Les Conquerants” and “Leftover,” are set to make their feature debut with “White Plastic Bag,” an ecology-themed dystopian animated feature. Now in pre-production, “White Plastic Bag” takes place in Budapest in 2220. The soil of the earth hasn’t been fertile for 100 years, [...]

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    Berlin: Iranian Director Mani Haghighi Talks Buzzy Black Comedy 'Pig'

    Iranian director and actor Mani Haghighi is a Berlinale aficionado. His gender-bender “A Dragon Arrives!” made a splash when it launched from the fest’s competition section in 2016. Now he’s back in competition with black comedy “Pig,” in which a serial killer is decapitating famous Iranian directors and blacklisted filmmaker Hasan is upset that he [...]

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