Warsaw-based New Europe Film Sales has picked up international rights for "Papusza," the story of the first published Romany Gypsy woman poet, whose verses enraged her patriarchal community.
Mattias Montero, whose second feature credit as a director of photography was Lasse Hallstrom's "The Hypnotist," admits that he wasn't a film aficionado growing up. He preferred musicvideos.
Who else but James Franco would cobble together his ongoing higher education, books of poetry, NYU graduate students, independent financing and fellow A-list actors to create not one, but two new…
Brit distrib Arrow Films has picked up all U.K. rights to Lee Chang-dong's "Poetry."
Most poetry competitions don't attract the attention of HBO. But then most poetry competishes don't attract 600 teenagers from across the country and Russell Simmons as exec producer of a 90-minute…
Kino International has acquired U.S. distribution rights to the South Korean Cannes winner "Poetry."
A woman takes up writing poems to cope with her difficult grandson and the onset of Alzheimer's.
For first-time film composer Mark Bradshaw, the job of scoring Jane Campion's ethereal period pic "Bright Star" began with words rather than notes on a page.
The new John Patrick Shanley-Henry Krieger musical comedy "Romantic Poetry" is neither romantic nor poetic; there's lots of music -- 25 songs, no less -- but the comedy is mostly in the mind of…