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.
Cannes Film Festival
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.
Though at first nothing much happens and even less is explained, the Greek helmer's sophomore pic does exude a strange fascination throughout.
Momentous events require powerful storytelling, which helmer Marco Bellocchio delivers in 'Vincere.'
A less thrilling and more academic take on the doomed efforts of the French Resistance.
Centers around some jazz-loving, quiff-sporting rebels-with-cause living in Moscow in the 1950s.