While Peter Jackson's prequel to "The Lord of the Rings" delivers more of what made his earlier trilogy so compelling -- it doesn't offer nearly enough novelty to justify the three-film, nine-hour…
There are unconfirmed rumors that Peter Scarlet has exited his role as Abu Dhabi Film Festival executive director, though fest honchos were not available for comment.
Isabella Rossellini will preside the narrative competition jury of the Abu Dhabi Film Festival's sixth edition, which will run Oct. 11-20.
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