Andrej Wajda will be honored by Italy's Giffoni Film Festival for children where the revered Polish auteur will hold a master class about his pic "Katyn," which reveals how Soviet troops…
Cannes Film Festival
With a slate heavy on biopics, Paris-based distrib Roissy Films has been on a sales roll at Cannes.
Showbox Mediaplex has sold Korean historical martial arts epic "The Sword With No Name" to Splendid Films.
"Twilight" star Rob Pattinson, in Cannes to promote "Remember Me," skedded for a Feb. 12 domestic release, will star in an adaptation of Guy de Maupassant's short story "Bel Ami."
Televisa, Disney Latin America and Illusion are also developing scripts for live-action TV series "Peter Punk," about a boy from a dysfunctional family who desperately wants to grow up.
Identical twin brothers alternately embrace and attack each other across France in this humorless, two-note road movie.
Sporadically compelling but ultimately paper-thin thriller about a woman's frantic search for her missing son.
A horrible kidnapping shatters the lives of a brother and sister in austere, controlled Mexican drama.
Italy's film production and promotion entity, Cinecitta Luce, is poised to boost its role as a local industry driver.
He played with the legendary Brazilian soccer genius Pele before turning to film and playing the lead in "Black Orpheus" -- which won the Palme d'Or 50 years ago and an Oscar in 1960.
Story of a two-year-old girl found by a jobless circus worker living on the outskirts of Rome is a humane and quietly moving portrait of life in the margins of society.
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