Tag Archives: Director and Screenwriter

Angelina Jolie to make directing debut

By Molly Sullivan HollywoodNews.com: Angelina Jolie will be taking on a new role in a Bosnian war romance film, not as an actress, but as a director and screenwriter for the new project. The British film company, GK Films, has reportedly announced that Jolie will not be in the film,[...]

Julie Taymor to close Venice Film fest with “The Tempest”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We learned last week that Darren Aronofsky’s “Black Swan,” with Natalie Portman and Mila Kunis as rival ballerinas, would open the 67th annual Venice Film Festival in September. Now we know what film will close the event. Julie Taymor’s upcoming adaptation of Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” has[...]

SXSW Announces Closing Night Film

BY STAFF The South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Conference and Festival has announced Chris Morris’ pitch-black satire Four Lions as its Closing Night film, to play on Saturday, March 20 at the Paramount Theatre in Austin, Texas. SXSW also released additional feature and short titles or the 2010 event, which[...]