Films from 33 countries with 16 directorial debuts feature in the lineup for the Berlinale's Forum section, which will again focus on experimental and unconventional work from young filmmakers.
Australian director Stephan Elliott has started shooting a movie version of Noel Coward's witty social comedy "Easy Virtue," starring Jessica Biel, Colin Firth and Kristin Scott Thomas.
Laura Linney, Antonio Banderas and Romola Garai have been cast in Richard Eyre's "The Other Man," which starts shooting Feb. 14. As previously reported, Liam Neeson is toplining the drama.
Power, the U.K.-based TV producer and distributor, has scored Asian license deals for its debut feature movie "Flood."
Gallic major StudioCanal has bought German producer-distrib Kinowelt for an estimated E90 million ($132 million), giving the Canal Plus subsidiary an important foothold in Germany and beefing up…