Documentarian-turned-fiction-filmmakerGerardo Olivares is preparing his follow-up to BerlinaleSpecial screener The Great Match (El Gran Final) for Wanda. The road movie about Africanemigrants to
Agusti Villaronga's Barbaros De Occidente (literally, Barbarians OfThe West) is about an artist on a soul-searching journey in the
"I think Africa is the newcontinent being incorporated into Europe; Latin America is where we are,"suggests Wanda chief Jose Maria Morales, avid co-producer of Latin Americancinema including Daniel Burman's Family Law (Derecho De Familia)and a festival powerhouse, with two prize-winning filmsfresh fromRotterdam: Manuel Nieto's The Dog Pound(La Perrera) and Claudia Llosa'sMadeinusa.
Other new co-productions in theworks at Wanda are Carlos Sorin's Minimal Stories follow-up Camino De San Diego, shooting this monthin