Serbian helmer Srdan Golubovic is set to direct "Circles," a $1.8 million psychological drama based on a 1993 incident in Belgrade during the Bosnian war.
Euro major StudioCanal has rolled out major sales across its Cannes lineup, led by Competition titles "The Princess of Montpensier" and "Outside the Law."
Beating out strong contenders, South Korean comedy "Hahaha," from writer-director Hong Sang-soo, took the top Un Certain Regard Prize.
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FIPRESCI plaudits go to one outstanding film in Cannes Competition, Un Certain Regard and either Directors' Fortnight or Critics' Week.
"Sellers" turns on three people who embark on an eventful road trip to sell paintings.
"Lily Sometimes," directed by France's Fabienne Berthaud, and Belgian Olivier Masset-Depasse's "Illegal" took top kudos at the 42nd Cannes Directors' Fortnight.
First-time helmer Janus Metz' documentary "Armadillo," about two Danish soldiers in Afghanistan, won the Critics' Week Grand Prix at Cannes on Thursday.
IFC Films has picked up U.S. rights to Abbas Kiarostami's "Certified Copy," which played in competish at Cannes.
Paris-based 2.4.7. Films' Marc-Antoine Robert and Xavier Rigault ("Persepolis") are set to produce helmer Yann Samuell's "With or Without You."
Les Films du Poisson's Yael Fogiel and Laetitia Gonzalez -- who have Mathieu Amalric's competition player "On Tour" and Julie Bertucelli's fest closer "The Tree" at Cannes -- are developing a flurry…