Lucia Puenzo Preps French-Language Debut ‘Barbe Bleue’ (EXCLUSIVE) Variety – Music

Argentina’s Lucia Puenzo, one of Latin America’s most notable distaff directors (“XXY, “The Fish Child”), will make her French-language debut helming “Barbe Bleue,” inspired by Amelie Nothomb’s 2012 novel and set in a modern-day Paris, including the restoration vaults of the Louvre. Written by Puenzo and Sergio Bizzi, “Barbe Bleue” ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more

Herc’s Seen The Year’s First WALKING DEAD!! Ain't It Cool

Herc’s Seen The Year’s First WALKING DEAD!! Read the full article on AICN I am – Hercules!! The Walking Dead 6.9 FAQ What’s it called? “No Way Out.” Who’s responsible? Teleplay is credited to Seth Hoffman (“JSS”). What says AMC? “With walkers ….Read More Via:: AIN

James Shamus And Joshua Oppenheimer Join The Doha Film Institute’s Qumra Event Variety – Music

U.S. multihyphenates James Shamus and Joshua Oppenheimer have been added to the high-caliber lineup of masters recruited by the Doha Film Institute’s innovative Qumra event which blends creative workshop and festival elements. Shamus recently made his well-received directorial debut with an adaptation of Philip Roth’s “Indignation” which bowed at Sundance ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more

BERLIN: TrustNordisk Inks Deals On ‘The Model,’ ‘Magnus,’ ‘Pyromaniac’ Variety – Music

BERLIN — TrustNordisk has closed raft of deals across its slate, including “The Model,””Magnus” and “Pyromaniac.” “The Model,” directed by Sundance-winning director Mads Matthiesen, stars Maria Palm as a young model struggling to make it in the Parisian fashion industry. Her passion for a young photographer (Ed Skrein) turns into ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more

Karim Aïnouz, Gullane Launch ‘Neon River’ (EXCLUSIVE) Variety – Music

Brazil’s Karim Aïnouz, whose “Futuro Beach” competed at 2014’s Berlin, will make his English-language debut and first action film with “Neon River,” a love-story-come-thriller set in Tokyo’s underworld and produced by Gullane, whose credits include “The Second Mother,” which won Berlin’s Panorama Audience Award and Sundance’s World Cinema best actress ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more