Wanda’s chairman also continues to eye one of the “Big Six” US studios.
Japan Now showcase to focus on director Shunji Iwai; Animation Focus to spotlight Mamoru Hosoda.
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Turkish film-maker talks to Screen about his debut feature, which played in Sarajevo’s competition following its Cannes premiere.
Despite a crackdown on local media outlets, the Turkish film industry remains united in the face of ongoing turbulence.
Celebrating its 20th anniversary, Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (July 21-31) has a new festival director and an expanded industry event. Jean Noh reports.
Director Na Hong Jin talks to Screen about his Out of Competition Cannes 2016 title.
The new film from Cannes favourite Park Chan-wook is an adaptation of Sarah Waters’ Victorian era-set lesbian crime novel Fingersmith, transplanted to 1930s Japan.
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