Monthly Archives: August 2022

Development Alliance 4: Mariko Minoguchi, Mo Harawe, Mo Scarpelli

Alliance 4 Development, a co-development initiative of film projects from Austria, France, Germany, Italy and Switzerland hosted by Locarno Pro, has unveiled 11 titles selected for its 7e editing. The majority of projects will be directed by women, from Giorgia Wurth’s “Allegra” about a belated sexual awakening to Malina Mackiewicz’s …

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Here’s when Marvel Studios will announce more Disney+ movies and series

Disney has set the day and time for the Marvel Studios and Lucasfilm panel at this year’s D23, where new movies and series are expected to be announced for both the MCU and the star wars universe. The D23 panel follows Marvel Studios’ explosive San Diego Comic-Con presentation, where we …

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“Love & Noraebang” marries K-Dramas and Telenovelas in romantic podcast

Justin H. Min and Francia Raisa star in the podcast Sonoro Korean dramas and telenovelas are two of the most popular entertainment formats in the world, so why not marry them into a multicultural romance? It was the thought behind Love & Noraebang, a podcast set in present-day Los Angeles. …

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Syrian novelist Shahla Ujayli’s ‘Summer with the Enemy’ is a hot summer read

By Michelle Hartman, McGill University | – Wherever you spend your summer, let yourself be transported to Syria and immerse yourself in the world of Shahla Ujayli’s historical novel Summer with the enemy. The continuing devastation of the war that started in 2011 drew the world’s attention to Syria. Reading …

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Deluxe Acquires German Dubbing Studio CSC – Deadline

Deluxe Media has acquired German dubbing company Creative Sound Conception Studio (CSC), which will be rebranded as Deluxe Germany and expand its facilities for existing and new customers in the growing space. Financial terms were not disclosed. Deluxe provides localization content production and distribution services to studios and distributors worldwide. …

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German retail sales fall at fastest pace on record

German retail sales have fallen at the steepest annual rate since records began in 1994, underscoring the scale of the economic challenges facing the eurozone’s largest economy. Retail sales volumes fell 8.8% in June from the same month last year, data from Destatis, Germany’s national statistics office, showed on Monday. …

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Star Wars: Every Movie’s Standout Character

The great Amandla Stenberg was recently cast as a major character in the upcoming star wars streaming series The Acolyte. Stenberg’s role could join growing list of iconic star wars characters alongside Jedi like Yoda and Qui-Gon Jinn and Sith Lords like Darth Vader and Emperor Palpatine. Every film in …

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