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Isabella Rossellini tapped to lead Berlin film festival jury

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The Berlin International Film Festival announced this morning that Isabella Rossellini will lead the festival jury for the 61st annual event, which will be held Feb. 10-20, 2011. “It’s fantastic that Isabella Rossellini will be the President of the Berlinale Jury in 2011,” said festival director[...]

Polanski Wins Top Berlin Prize

At the 60th Berlin Film Festival “Honey” a drama by Turkish director Semith Kaplanoglu won the Golden Bear for best film. However, Roman Polanski won the Best Director Silver Bear for his new film “The Ghost Writer.” The festival Jury, headed by director Werner Herzog, gave its Silver Bear Jury[...]

Summit picks up Polanski’s “Ghost Writer”

Summit Entertainment has picked up distribution rights to Roman Polanski’s thriller “The Ghost Writer,”according to Collider. The film stars Pierce Brosnan and Ewan McGregor. The film was in post-production when Polanski was arrested and it was unsure whether the film would ever get completed, but here is proof. They will[...]