Strand Releasing has acquired all U.S. rights to Eran Riklis’ coming-of-age drama “A Borrowed Identity,” Variety has learned exclusively. The film, based on the Sayed Kashua novel “Dancing Arabs,” is…
A young Arab in Israel struggles to find his place and an identity amid necessary compromises in Eran Riklis' "Dancing Arabs," a film designed to make Jews — not just Israelis — comfortable with…
Arab-Israeli issues are at the core of most works by Israeli director Eran Riklis ("The Syrian Bride," “Lemon Tree,” "Zaytoun") whose new film "Dancing Arabs" is about a Palestinian/Israeli student…
The world preem of "A New York Heartbeat," a screening of upcoming Epix doc "TWA Flight 800" and a career kudo for Killer Films’ Christine Vachon are among the highlights of the 18th annual Stony…
A Second Generation program will be one of the highlights of the 27th Israel Film Fest, running April 18-May 2 in Beverly Hills.
Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to Eran Riklis' "Zaytoun" from Pathe and plans a fall release.
Pathe Intl., one of Europe's leading sales companies, has kick-started sales on Stephen Frears' "Philomena" while closing deals on the rest of its AFM slate.
David O. Russell's "Silver Linings Playbook" won the Toronto Intl. Film Festival's People's Choice Award, it was announced at a brunch awards ceremony early Sunday afternoon.
An accessible, briskly paced and occasionally schematic adventure that could find its way into the hearts of unlikely auds via a kid-centric story and a solid perf by Stephen Dorff.
Filmmaker Carol Polakoff is ramping up a development slate of issue-oriented projects through her New York and Paris-based banner Carol Polakoff Prods. Intl.