American Pavilion’s Emerging Filmmaker Showcase Sets Lineup – Cannes

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EXCLUSIVE: The 21st annual American Pavilion Emerging Filmmaker Showcase has set its roster of young talent bringing their shorts to the Cannes Film Festival venue this year. The program features 27 short documentary and narrative films by up-and-comer…

Epic Pictures Unveils ‘The Golem’ As First Original Production For Dread Central Presents

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EXCLUSIVE: Epic Pictures’ Middle East horror pic The Golem from Doron and Yoav Paz has been revealed as the first original movie for Dread Central Presents. Shaked Berenson and Patrick Ewald, founders of Epic Pictures, will serve as executive pro…

Cannes: Luxbox Acquires Un Certain Regard’s ‘The Dead and the Others’ (EXCLUSIVE)

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MADRID — Emerging ever more as a go-to sales agent for prominent festival titles from Latin America, Paris-based Luxbox has swooped on international rights to “Chuva é Cantoria na Aldeia dos Mortos” (The Dead and the Others), which was adde…

BAFTA Sets Film Awards Dates; ‘Nowhere’ Starts Lensing In Canada – Global Briefs

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BAFTA has set the dates for its next EE British Academy Film Awards and their LA-based cousins, the British Academy Britannia Awards. The BAFTAs will be held in London on Sunday February 10, 2019 honoring the best work of any nationality seen on Britis…

Cannes Classics: Orson Welles Doc, ‘Bicycle Thieves’, ‘Big Blue’, ‘Grease’ – Full List

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Orson Welles will be featured at next month’s Cannes Film Festival. It still won’t be via his previously unfinished The Other Side Of The Wind, which recently got caught in the scrum between the festival and Netflix. Rather, Welles will be …

Cannes: Matteo Garrone’s ‘Dogman’ Sells Widely Prior to Premiere (EXCLUSIVE)

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ROME — Italy’s Rai Com has scored a slew of sales on director Matteo Garrone’s revenge drama “Dogman” ahead of its Cannes competition world premiere. Dubbed an “urban Western,” Garrone’s return to smaller-scale Italian-language filmmaking a…