There's a humility in the way former Czech President Vaclav Havel talks about his debut as film director.
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Eran Riklis is attached to direct "Dancing Arabs," an adaptation of Sayed Kashua's bestseller.
France's Backup Films is structuring finance on "El Frances."
Gaul's Kinology has nabbed international sales rights to Mexican helmer-scribe Everardo Valerio Gout's psychological thriller "Days of Grace."
Germany's Match Factory has picked up all international rights to Spanish Civil War drama "La voz dormida."
Finnish filmmakers, TV and gaming industry execs are lobbying for a production rebate to attract more international projects.
German producer Malte Grunert, fresh from producing David Mackenzie's "You Instead" (which unspools at SXSW next month) and Sundance screener "Perfect Sense" (starring Ewan McGregor and Eva Green)…
The Berlin Film Festival continues its love affair with Bollywood and its Khans.