Newfilms by Lukas Moodysson, Christian Vincent, AnnetteK. Olesen, and Romuald Karmakar are among the final titles to be confirmed for theline-up of the Berlinale's Panorama whose mainprogramme will be opened by Keith Fulton and Louis Pepe'sBrothers Of TheHead about young Siamese twins who appeared on the punk rock scene in the1970s.
ThePanorama Special sidebar will be opened by the family drama Family Law (DerechoDe Familia) by Daniel Burmanwhose previous feature Lost Embrace (El Abrazo Partido) won twoSilver Bears when it ran in the Berlinale's OfficialCompetition two years ago.
Thelatest additions to the programme include veteran Polish filmmaker Feliks Falk's drama TheCollector, which is Poland's entry for the Foreign Language Film Oscar,former Transylvania International Film Festival director Tudor Giurgiu's feature debut LoveSick, Todd Verow's autobiographical Vacationland, and ChemaRodriguez's documentary The Railroad All-Stars about three Guatemalan prostitutes who formtheir own football team to compete in a local championship.
Accordingto the Panorama's programmers, this year's final selection focuses thematicallyon music, films by and about artists, the
Intotal, 37 features, 14 documentaries and 23 shorts have been selected from 33countries including 31 world premieres, four international and 13 European premieres.
The latest additions to the Panorama line-up are:
En Til En by Annette K. Olesen,Denmark/Great Britain
Uhr ab Ostkreuz by Joern Hartmann,Germany
Quatre Etoiles (FourStars) by Christian Vincent, France
Oku Nen No Koi (Big Bang Love, Juvenile A) by Takashi Miike, Japan
Container by Lukas Moodysson, Sweden
El Cielo Dividido (Broken Sky) by Julian Hernández,Mexico
El Triunfo (El Triunfo: The Beat Of The Streets) by Mireia Ros, Spanien
Komornik (The Collector) by FeliksFalk, Poland
Legaturi Bolnavicioase(Love Sick) by Tudor Giurgiu, Romania
Les Oiseaux Du Ciel (Birds Of Heaven) by Eliane de Latour, GreatBritain/France
Omaret Yacoubian (The Yacoubian Building) by MaravanHamed, Egypt
U Nergiz Biskivin (Narcissus Blossom) by MasoudArif Salih, Hussein Hassan Ali, Iraq/France
Vacationland by Todd Verow, USA
Estrellas de la linea (The RailroadAll-Stars)by
Fabulous! The Story Of Queer Cinemaby Lisa Ades, Lesli Klainberg, USA
Hamburger Lektionenby Romuald Karmakar,Germany
Matthew Barney: No Restraint byAlison Chernick, USA/Great Britain
Meninas (Teen Mothers) by Sandra Werneck, Gisela Camara, Brazil
Tintenfischalarm (Octopusalarm)by Elisabeth Scharang, Austria