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  • Karlovy Vary Film Review: 'Bjork: Biophilia Live'

    Since Bjork, that eternally eccentric spirit animal of contemporary pop, largely rejected screen acting following an untoppable turn in Lars von Trier's "Dancer in the Dark," a concert film is the closest thing to a starring vehicle that her fans can...
  • Czechs, Slovaks, Hungarians and Poles Talk Co-Pros in Karlovy Vary

    Karlovy Vary fest bizzers are closely studying pacts allowing small nations to join forces for coin, facilities, talent and distribution, having packed into an antique cinema hall to hear from producers of four pending productions that have done just...
  • 'The Tribe' Scores Spirited Sales (EXCLUSIVE')

    MADRID - Ukrainian Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy's "The Tribe," which Karlovy Vary artistic director Karel Och describes as "the cinematic event of the year," is maintaining sales momentum after sweeping all three prizes at Cannes Critics' Week. A U.S. deal...
  • TrustNordisk Sells 'Here is Harnold' to Multiple Territories

    PARIS- TrustNordisk has sold Gunnar Vikene's comedy "Here is Harnold," to multiple territories. The Scandi giant presented a 3-minute promo at Cannes and sold the film to Germany (NFP), Japan (Nikkatsu Corporation), Switzerland (Frenetec Films), Czech...
  • Serena Williams beats back challenge at Bank of the West

    STANFORD, Calif. So much for any rust, nerve or health factors regarding Serena Williams' return to the tennis court Wednesday night at the Bank of the West Classic. For openers, she looked pretty smashing. Playing her first singles match since her eerie...
  • Mira Slovak dies at 84; Cold War defector flew to freedom and fame

    Mira Slovak dies at 84; Cold War defector flew to freedom and fame
    When the pilot with the jet-black hair and movie-star smile asked if anyone would care to come up and see the cockpit, he wasn't surprised that a couple of his 25 passengers readily agreed. After all, this was the moment that Mira Slovak and his two co-...
  • Greece is the top European destination for 2014, Lonely Planet says

    Greece is the top European destination for 2014, Lonely Planet says
    If you're European dreaming this summer, think Greece. That's the word from Lonely Planet editors who have compiled a list of the best places to visit in Europe this year.  Lonely Planet's Best in Europe 2014 chose Greece because of its "luxury...
  • Cannes: Niki Caro Set to Direct Maria Callas Biopic

    Niki Caro is set to direct "Callas," about the relationship between legendary opera singer Maria Callas and billionaire Aristotle Onassis. Caro is also writing the script. Caro is currently in post-production on "McFarland," set to be released by...
  • MK2 Clinches Deals on Assayas' Competition Player 'Sils Maria' (EXCLUSIVE)

    CANNES- French auteur Olivier Assayas' drama "Sils Maria" has drawn a flurry of buyers in the run-up to its world premiere on May 23 in Cannes. Nathanael Karmitz' Paris-based MK2 has closed deals with Pinnacle (Australia), California Filmes (Latin...
  • 'Snowpiercer' director Bong Joon-ho conducts the sci-fi train his way

    'Snowpiercer' director Bong Joon-ho conducts the sci-fi train his way
    He has been referred to as Korea's version of Quentin Tarantino, with Quentin Tarantino himself recently likening him to Steven Spielberg. Now, with the ambitious sci-fi action film "Snowpiercer," Bong Joon-ho makes his English-language debut and a bid...
  • U.S. sprinter Justin Gatlin runs world's 2 fastest 100 meters for 2014

    U.S. sprinter Justin Gatlin runs world's 2 fastest 100 meters for 2014
    American sprinter Justin Gatlin is having a good week. Over the last four days, Gatlin has recorded the two fastest 100-meter times in the world for 2014, setting the latest mark in China on Wednesday. His 9.87-second time at the IAAF World...