Visual artist Shirin Neshat makes pic debut with an uneven take on the controversial Persian novella.
"Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs" saw strong end-of-summer sales in foreign markets.
India is on the verge of a fresh influx of more Western-style narrative film.
Oldenburg, on the northwestern German plains about halfway between Berlin and Amsterdam, is not the center of the universe. Not even close.
Myriad Pictures has tapped Amanda Crew and Adrianne Palicki to star in the thriller "Breaking the Girl," directed by Jamie Babbit, set to go into production in spring in Canada.
For anyone who has ever fantasized about a life in jail, the Oldenburg Intl. Film Festival may be the place to go.
Some distribs are encouraging journalists to pay for interview slots at film festivals.
Oldenburg fest highlights
Oldenburg this year has doubled the size of its Audience Award, with prize money totaling E4,000 ($5,720). It will be split between the film's director and a German distrib that picks up the film.
Key art maestro Paul Crifo helped transform the way movies were pitched to the public.
It may not be the first region that comes to mind when looking at film and television production in Germany, but Lower Saxony and Bremen are playing an increasingly significant role as producers here…
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