French director Laurent Cantet, who won the Palme d'Or in 2008 for “The Class,” will direct “Vuelta a Itaca,” a drama set in Cuba. Script for Spanish-language pic is by Cantet and Cuban novelist…
This watchable but forgettable apocalyptic thriller reps a disappointing outing for Spanish helmers Alex and David Pastor.
Brit helmer Peter Webber ("Girl With a Pearl Earring"), whose latest pic "Emperor" will be released by Roadside Attractions Friday Stateside, is prepping two Spanish-language projects to shoot in…
Jeremie Renier ("The Kid With a Bike"), Audrey Fleurot ("The Intouchables") and Bouli Lanners ("Rust and Bone") have boarded "The Brotherhood of Tears," a $7 million concept-driven thriller from…
Latin American, U.S. influx add zest to fest.
Predictably patchy portmanteau pic "7 Days in Havana" sutures together seven flimsy-to-outright bad shorts set across a week in Havana, to forgettable effect.
Following its global outlook, Paris-based Full House's first productions, "7 Days in Havana" and "11 Flowers," have started to rack up worldwide sales as well.
An absorbing coming-of-age drama set during the waning stage of China's Cultural Revolution, "11 Flowers" takes its place among Wang Xiaoshuai's finest films.
Is there still a Latin American word for crisis?
Never mind the near-total lockout of French films in competition. In Berlinale biz terms, French companies will make many of the biggest announcements -- this year as last.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media