Germany's Tele Muenchen Group is setting off to sea again, this time with an English-language TV adaptation of Herman Melville's novel "Moby Dick."
The production topper of leading German shingle Studio Hamburg, Sytze van der Laan, is to ankle at the end of the year.
Filmfest Hamburg's kudo for artistic merit in cinema, the Douglas Sirk Award, will go to Atom Egoyan.
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