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With sci-fi Alienoid, hit Korean film director Choi Dong-hoon is returning to fantasy genre

South China Morning Post 15 Aug 2022
Korean movie director Choi Dong-hoon tells the Post about his love of science fiction, how he always wanted to make a sci-fi film, and how Netflix opened up the genre for Korean directors ... .
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Salman Rushdie ‘on the road to recovery’, says his agent

Swords Today 15 Aug 2022
The International Alpine Film Festival of Les Diablets (FIFAD) raises the curtain on its 53rd edition on Saturday. Until August 20, more than 50 films from a dozen countries will be found at the Vaudois Alps resort ... Another special mention from the art director is the creation of a short film category.
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Director Chimbu Devan shares his work experience with late actress Sridevi; says she had good work ethics

The Times of India 15 Aug 2022
She made her debut in Tamil cinema in 1967 and has acted in more than 70 films in Tamil alone. The actress’s last film in Tamil was ‘Puli’ which was released in 2015. The film marked Sridevi’s comeback to Tamil cinema after quite a few years ... The director said that it was his honour to direct the veteran actress' last Tamil film.
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#IndiaAt75: 'Doing a movie on a freedom fighter leaves a huge impact’

The Times of India 15 Aug 2022
In fact, the character stayed with me even after the film was made and released in theatres ... As we complete 75 years of Independence, I feel the younger generation must go back to read about our leaders, or at least watch films to be aware ... ‘Working on films on Bose and Gandhi boosted my patriotism’ ... My other film, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.
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‘Laal Singh Chaddha’ star Aamir Khan says his Indian adaptation of ‘Forrest Gump’ has a ...

Finger Lakes Times 15 Aug 2022
The 57-year-old Khan long considered “Forrest Gump” among his favorite films, but was so skeptical when friend Atul Kulkarni told him he’d written a Hindi adaptation in 2008 that he didn’t review the script until two years later. “A film like ‘Forrest Gump’ is deeply rooted in American culture ... National Film Registry in 2011.
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Navya Nair heaps praise on 'Nna Thaan Case Kodu'

The Times of India 15 Aug 2022
Actress Navya Nair, who has been a part of several critically acclaimed hits in Tamil and Malayalam has lavished praise on director Ratheesh Balakrishnan Poduval's recently released Malayalam film, 'Nna Thaan Case Kodu' ('Sue Me'), saying that the film is drawing appreciation as it is talking about the helplessness of the common man.
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Why OTT over theatres for 'Jiivi 2': Producer Suresh Kamatchi explains

The Times of India 15 Aug 2022
"I must respond to the grievance that the film's director Gopinath has expressed ... the inadequate response to the film in theatres, then, not only will director Gopinath's future be affected, it will also affect the future of actor Vetri, who has placed immense trust in me.".
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Vision Films to Release Faith-Based Thriller 'Pursuit of Freedom' Based on a True Story

Longview News-Journal 15 Aug 2022
Lise Romanoff, CEO/Managing Director of Vision Films says, Pursuit of Freedom is a moving story about a mother's unwavering determination, perseverance and faith when all odds were stacked against her." ... Led by Lise Romanoff, Managing Director/CEO Worldwide Distribution, Vision ...
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‘My curiosity made me want to meet the wife of the man I was having an affair with’

The Irish Times 15 Aug 2022
The writer-director Charline Bourgeois-Tacquet on her film Anaïs in Love, filming sex scenes, and the ‘loosening’ of French society ... Bruni Tedeschi, a multilingual actor, director, and the sister of Carla Bruni, has to date won four David di Donatello Awards and a César as an ...
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‘The Baseball Player,’ ‘Blue Room’ win big in Cinemalaya 2022

Manila Bulletin 15 Aug 2022
Director Carlo Obispo wins best film for ‘The Baseball Player...Blue Room” and “The Baseball Player” were among the big winners at the 18th Cinemalaya Film Festival 2022 held at the Cultural Center of the Philippines last Sunday ... Max Eigenmann wins best actress for the film ’12 Weeks’.
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Vicky Kaushal's name in Uri was inspired by Hrithik Roshan's name in Lakshya, reveals Aditya Dhar

DNA India 15 Aug 2022
While Uri marked the directorial debut of Aditya and even won him the National Film Award for Best Director, Lakshya was Farhan Akhtar's second film after his sensational debut in 2001 with the coming-of-age romantic drama Dil Chahta Hai starring Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan, and Akshaye Khanna.
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Karen Allen Channels Carson McCullers In Her Feature Directorial Debut "A Tree. A Rock. A Cloud."

Longview News-Journal 15 Aug 2022
15, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --�The award-winning short film "A Tree, A Rock. A Cloud," based on the story by Carson McCullers, marks the film directorial debut of acclaimed New York based actress and theatre director Karen Allen (Raiders of The Lost Ark, Starman) ... The film is produced by Karen Allen, Diane Pearlman and Cardinal Flix.
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Star directors' new series to A-listers' small screen comeback expected in coming weeks

Korea Times 15 Aug 2022
Director Lee Byeong-heon, who is known for leading the hit comedy film "Extreme Job" (2019) and the romantic comedy series "Be Melodramatic" (2019), is releasing a new sitcom, "Unicorn," as a creative director ... The series is written by Chung Seo-kyung, who scripted director Park ...
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FEATURE:Latest chapter of Agent Orange series unmasks Vietnam's hidden pain

Kyodo 15 Aug 2022
Ever since award-winning Japanese documentary film director Masako Sakata's American husband died nearly two decades ago, she has been on a quest for answers about the tragic fallout caused by Agent Orange in the Vietnam War ... Masako Sakata, director of the film "Long Time Passing," poses for a photo in Tokyo on June 23, 2022.

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