Rome Film Fest To Fete Japan’s Takashi Miike And Host World Preem Of His ‘As the Gods Will’ Variety – Music

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ROME – Prolific edgy Japanese helmer Takashi Miike will be honored with a career nod by the Rome Film Festival where his hotly anticipated new pic “As the Gods Will,” considered a potential Japanese competitor to “The Hunger Games” franchise, will have its world preem. “As the Gods Will” (pictured) ….Read More Via: VARIETY – Read more

Angelina Jolie Will Direct Poaching Tale Africa Empire Magazine

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She’s set to tackle another true-life story With her second directorial effort Unbroken set to hit cinemas later this year, Angelina Jolie is already at work on her third, By The Sea which co-stars hubby Brad Pitt. Now she has locked in a fourth, <a target=_blank href="http://variety.com/2014/film/news/angelina-jolie-africa-skydance-1201309316/" ….Read More Via: EMPIRE MAGAZINE

‘Jack,’ ‘Minuscule’ And ‘Happiness’ Nominated for European Film Awards Variety – Music

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PARIS– EuropaCorp’s “Jack and the Cuckoo Clock Heart,” Futurikon’s “Minuscule: Valley of The Lost Ants” and Mad Entertainment’s “The Art of Happiness” will compete for best animated feature at the upcoming European Film Awards. Penned and directed by Mathias Malzieu and Stephane Berla, “Jack” was produced by Luc Besson’s EuropaCorp ….Read More Via: VARIETY – Read more