Soldini crafts a well-considered drama, but pic never rises above a standard-issue infidelity tale.
Berlin Film Festival
Gallic helmer Olivier Marchal ("36 Quai des Orfevres") is set to direct "Les Lyonnais," a biopic about Edmond Vidal, the charismatic leader of the Lyonnais' gang.
Umetsugu Inoue, a director who had a big impact on Japanese and Hong Kong pop cinema starting in the 1950s, died Thursday of a cerebral hemorrhage in Tokyo. He was 86.
It's business as usual for the film industry in Ukraine after the country's political shift to the East with the election of a Russophile new president, Viktor Yanukovych.
Stewart Till's Icon Entertainment Intl. has scored a slew of sales for Mel Gibson's "How I Spent My Summer Vacation."
Egyptian shingle Good News Group is looking to go international.
Czech director Jan Hrebejk will shoot in Prague this summer on a new project.
Arri is targeting the emerging market of historic film restoration.