Ciné Sud Promotion: Two Films in Toronto, One in Venice, One in Locarno

Ciné-Sud has two films selected for Toronto: the Iranian feature “ Red Rose” (handled internationally by Udi – Urban Distribution International) and the Vietnam-France-Norway-Germany co-production ...

Jacki Weaver to Lead Abu Dhabi Fest’s Narrative Competition Jury

Jacki Weaver to Lead Abu Dhabi Fest’s Narrative Competition Jury The seventh annual Abu Dhabi Film Festival will give voice to international stars come Oct. 24 when actress Jacki Weaver leads the Middle Eastern fest’s narrative competition jury. She will be joined ...

Jacki Weaver to lead Adff jury

Jacki Weaver to lead Adff jury Silver Linings Playbook actress to lead Narrative Competition jury. The juries of the 7th Abu Dhabi Film Festival (Oct 24-Nov 2) have been revealed. The Narrative Competition jury president is ...

Dubai fest hands out first Muhr awards

Dubai fest hands out first Muhr awards DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- The third Dubai International Film Festival ended Sunday with a ceremony for the inaugural Muhr awards. Oliver Stone, on hand to receive the DIFF Salute for his ...

Beirut fest orders 'Falalfel'

PARIS -- Falafel, a world premiere from Lebanese director Michel Kammoun, will open the fourth biennale Beirut Film Festival, which kicks off Sept. 16. Tunisian helmer Muncef Dhouib's comedy The TV's ...