SAN SEBASTIAN – Bruno Bettati's Valdivia-based Jirafa Films, a driving force behind the surge of new Chilean films, has tapped new production partners in Canada and France for, respectively…
The Summer of Flying Fish
Chile's Forastero, producer of the Golden Globe-nommed "The Maid," is teaming with Frederic Corvez's Paris-based UDI to produce "Radiestesia" (Dowsing).
Docu helmer's technique blends flashes of melodrama with such naturalistic choices as shooting on location and working mostly with non-actors, resulting in a challenging fiction/nonfiction hybrid…
Re-enforcing the growing film axis between Chile and France, Paris-based Rezo has re-upped with Chilean director Cristian Jimenez (pictured) and producer Bruno Bettati, tying down international…
Getting one phone call from Harvey Weinstein would be enough for many actors to commit to a role. But it took one phone call a week, for several weeks, to get martial arts star Donnie Yen to commit…
France to honor bestow its Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters honor on Indian filmmaker at Cannes.
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…
Francisca Walker, Gregory Cohen and Paola Lattus star in "The Summer of Flying Fish," a dramedy that marks the first fiction feature of Chilean director Marcela Said. Set in southern Chile, where a…
Daniel and Diego Vega's "El Mudo," Marcela Said's "The Summer of the Flying Fish" and Samuel Kishi Leopo's "Somos Mari Pepa" feature in the Toulouse/San Sebastian 23rd Film in Progress, a competish…
Robert Kraft is ankling his post as prexy of Fox Music after 18 years with the studio.
Even avid supporters of the current U.S. president may be dumbfounded by the jaw-dropping, head-scratching mess that is "The Obama Effect."