Franka Potente,who is showcasing her directorial debut DiggingFor Belladonna in the Perspektive Deutsches Kino programme, has joined the cast of Arclight Film's Australia-set drama Romulus, My Father.
The German star will appear opposite Eric Bana in the adaptation of philosopher RaimondGaita's award-winning memoir about the strong bondwith his Yugoslavian emigre father at a time ofintense hardship in 1950s rural
Australian theatre director Richard Roxburgh will direct theproject based on a screenplay by Nick Drake. Principal photography is set tobegin in April in
"The BourneIdentity and its sequel forged Franka into aninternational star,"