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European film market listings.

2929 Intl. Email: srich@2929productions.com

Web site: www.2929entertainment.com

Office: (310) 774 7654

Attending: Shebnem Askin, president

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"What Just Happened?," comedy; producer, Art Linson; director, Barry Levinson; cast, Robert De Niro. A sardonic comedy about a Hollywood producer. Pre-production

"Black Christmas," horror; producer, John Wong; director, Glen Morgan; cast, Michelle Trachtenberg, Oliver Hudson. A sorority house is terrorized during Christmas break. In production

"Possibilities: Herbie Hancock Documentary," docu; producers, Alex Gibney, Doug Biro; directors, Biro, Jon Fine. Post

Adriana Chiesa

Email: info@adrianachiesaenterprises.com

Office: 108; (39) 335 8265984

Attending: Adriana Chiesa Di Palma, president; Rossella Gori, CEO

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"La sconosciuta," director, Giuseppe Tornatore; cast, Michele Placido, Xenia Rappoport, Claudia Gerini. In production "Antonio, guerriero di Dio," producer, Angelo Bassi; directors, Antonello Belluco, Sandro Cecca; cast, Jordi Molla. Limns life of St. Anthony of Padua. Screening

"Ghost Son," thriller; producer, Star Edizioni; director, Lamberto Bava; cast, Laura Harring, John Hannah, Pete Postlethwaite. Screening

America Video Films

Email: america@americavideofilms.com

Office: 49 1 624 703 210

Attending: Enrique Maya, president; Freddie Hancock, senior VP, acquisitions; Nicholas Bingham, adviser

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Redemption," a death row inmate is nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize. "Stories of Lost Souls," suspense "Franck Spadone," thriller

American Cinema

Email: yeeshing@aci-americancinema.com

Web site: www.aci-americancinema.com

Office: Grand Hyatt Berlin; (818) 355 1083

Attending: George Shamieh, CEO; Chevonne O'Shaughnessy, president.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Negotiator," action; director, Nicholas Kendall; cast, Elisabeth Rohm, Chandra West. Two single mothers, one a top hostage negotiator, the other a hostage taker, face off.

"Final Contract," action; producers, Hermann Joha, Rolant Hergert; director, Axel Sand; cast, Drew Fuller, Alison King. A young courier gets tangled up with an assassin.

"Dirty Deeds," comedy; director, David Kendall; cast, Milo Ventimiglia, Lacey Chabert, Charles Durning. Ten outrageous challenges have to be completed on homecoming weekend.

American World Pictures

Email: terese@americanworldpictures.com

Web site: www.americanworldpictures.com

Office: Potsdamer Platz 11, Suite 529

Attending: Mark L. Lester, president; Dana Dubovsky, president, production; Terese Linden Kohn, exec VP of distribution

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Ten Commandments," musical; producers, Max Azria, Charles Cohen; director, Dennis Rosenblatt; cast, Val Kilmer. The story of Moses. Completed "Hoboken Hollow," thriller; producers, Patrick Durham, Glen Stephens; director, Glen Stephens; cast, Michael Madsen, Jason Connery, Dennis Hopper. The true story of a Texas slave ranch. Completed

"Piece of the Action," action; producers, Rick Spaliaand, Robert Taleghany; director, Lee Madsen; cast, Freddy Rodriguez, James Duval, Peter Dobson. A high schooler gets caught in the middle of a gang turf war. Completed

Arclight

Email: info@arclightfilms.com

Web site: www.arclightfilms.com

Office: Grand Hyatt Berlin; (49) 30 2553 1234

Attending: Gary Hamilton, managing director; Jonathan Deckter, president intl. sales; Lina Marrone, VP intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Prisoner," drama; producer, Marshall Persinger; directors, David Alford, Robert Lynn; cast, Julian McMahon, Elias Korteas, Dagmara Dominczyk. A Hollywood bad boy is held accountable by a jailer for his past sins. Post

"The Sisters," drama; director, Arthur Allan Seidelman; cast, Maria Bello, Elizabeth Banks, Erika Christensen. Explores the myths surrounding family and friendship. Screening

"Macbeth," action; producer, Martin Fabinyi; director, Geoffrey Wright; cast, Sam Worthington, Victoria Hill, Lachy Hulme. Drama set against the drama of the Melbourne underworld. Post

ARP

Email: yc@arpselection.com

Web site: www.arpselection.com

Office: 0.10; (33) 6 29 95 51 44

Attending: Yohann Comte, intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Ole!," comedy; producer, Michele Petin, Laurent Petin; director, Florence Quentin; cast, Gerard Depardieu, Gad Elmaleh, Valeria Golino, Sabine Azema. Businessman relies on his driver to be his confident and alibi. Completed

"Try Me," comedy; producer, Michele Petin, Laurent Petin; director, Pierre-Francois Martin-Laval; cast, Pierre-Francois Martin-Laval, Julie Depardieu, Pierre Richard. Children make a vow to marry when older, but the woman forgets her promise. Post

"A Crime," thriller; producer, Michele Petin, Laurent Petin; director, Manuel Pradal; cast, Harvey Keitel, Emmanuelle Beart, Norman Reedus. Vincent's life is on hold until he finds his wife's killer. Post

Atlas Intl. Film

Email: mail@atlasfilm.com

Web site: www.atlasfilm.com

Office: 11; (49) 30 246497 407

Attending: Dieter Menz, CEO; Philipp Menz, VP sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Siegfried," comedy; director, Sven Unterwaldt; cast, Tom Gerhardt, Dorkas Kiefer, Mirco Nontschew. Time to tell the true story about one of literature's biggest heroes. Completed

"Vinzent," mystery; producer, Ayassi; director, Ayassi; cast, Detlef Bothe, Anna Thalbach, Karin Baal. Gothic thriller. Completed

"Revenge of the Teenage Zombies," horror; producers, Philip Voges, Mischa Hofmann; director, Matthias Dinter; cast, Manuel Cortez, Collien Fernandez, Tino Mewes. A voodoo ritual gone wrong turns three high school nerds into powerful zombies. Completed

AV Pictures

Email: info@avpictures.co.uk

Web site: www.avpictures.co.uk

Office: 131, Martin Gropius Bau; (49) 30 246 497 413

Attending: Vic Bateman, managing director; Gavin Braxton, CEO

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Wilderness," thriller; producers, Robert Bernstein, Douglas Rae, John McDonnell; director, Michael Bassett; cast, Sean Pertwee, Alex Reid, Toby Kebbell. A group of young toughs rehabilitate on a deserted island. Screening

"End of the Spear," drama; producers, Bill Ewing, Mart Green, Tom Newman; director, Jim Hanon; cast, Louis Leonardo, Chad Allen, Jack Guzman. A true story of the killing of five Americans by a remote Amazon tribe. Screening

Bavaria

Email: Bavaria.International@bavariafilm.de

Web site: www.bavaria-film-international.de

Office: 13, Martin Gropius Bau; (49) 030 246 497 410

Attending: Thorsten Schaumann, head of sales & acquisitions; Thorsten Ritter, head of intl. marketing & acquisitions; Brigitte Suarez, sales manager

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Almost Heaven," drama; producer, Judy Tossell; director, Ed Herzog; cast, Heike Makatsch, Wotan Wilke Mohring. A young woman who only has a few weeks left to live wants to sing at Nashville's Bluebird Cafe. Completed

"Four Women, Barefoot," drama; producers, Francesca Feder, Martin Loza; director, Santiago Loza; cast, Eva Bianco, Maria Onetto, Maria Pessacq. Four women searching for their place in the city. Completed

"You Bet Your Life," drama; producers, Barbara Albert, Jessica Hausner, Martin Gschlacht; director, Antonin Svoboda; cast, Georg Friedrich, Birgit Minichmayr, Gerti Drassl. Gambling addict and slacker Kurt is on a downward spiral into a serious crisis. Completed

Becker

Email: aliy@beckers.com.au

Web site: www.beckerfilms.com.au

Office: 509; (49) 30 2589 4901

Attending: Reiko Bradley, president; lain Canning, head of acquisitions

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Control," drama; producers, Orian Williams, Todd Eckert; director, Anton Corbijn; drama turns on Ian Curtis, Joy Division lead singer who committed suicide. Pre-production

"Marigold," romantic comedy; producers, Tom Wilhite, Charles Salmon; director, Willard Carroll; cast, Ali Larter, Salmon Khan. An arrogant young American actress goes to India to make a low-budget Hollywood movie. Completed

"Opal Dream," drama; producers, Lizie Gower, Nick Morris, Emile Sherman; director, Peter Cattaneo; cast, Vince Colosimo, Jacqueline McKenzie, Christian Byers. When 9-year old Kellyanne looses her imaginary friends, it falls to her 11-year old brother to look for them. Completed

Beyond

Email: films@beyond.com.au

Web site: www.beyond.com.au

Office: 131; (49) 30 246 497 413

Attending: Hilary Davis, head of sales & acquisitions; Stephen Kelliher, senior sales & acquisitions exec

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Tempesta," thriller; producers, Kees Kasander, Bill Honey; director, Tim Disney; cast, Scot Williams, Natalia Verbeke, Malcolm McDowell. An art appraiser uncovers the truth behind the disappearance of a painting. Completed

"Life & Lyrics," producers, Esther Douglas, Fiona Neilson; director, Richard Laxton; cast, Ashley Walters, Louise Rose, Cat Simmons. A love story set against the backdrop of London's hip-hop music scene. Post

"Dragnet," suspense; producers, Benjamina Mirnik, Sonia Ewers, Eddie Dick, David Collins; director, Steve Hudson; cast, Robert Carlyle, Gary Lewis, Martin Comptson. A young fisherman decides to accept a group of illegal immigrants on to his ship. In production

Birch Tree

Email: info@birchtreefilms.com

Web site: www.birchtreefilms.com

Office: MEDIA Umbrella Stand; 1 604 728 2782

Attending: Art Birzneck, president-CEO

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Matti--Hell Is for Heroes," drama; producer, Markus Selin; director, Aleksi Makela; cast, Jasper Paakkonen, Elina Hietala, Juha Veijonen. The tragic and comical life of Matti Mykanen, worshipped ski-jumping legend. Screening

"Honor," action; producers, Patrick Kligel, Austin Moody; director, David Worth; cast, Russell Wong, Roddy Piper, Remy Bonjasky. Post

"Frozen Land," drama; producer, Markus Selin; director, Aku Louhimies; cast, Pertti Sveholm, Jasper Paakkonen, Mikko Leppilampi. The overlapping lives of people and the drama and tragedy that ensue. Completed

Bleiberg

Email: roman@bleibergent.com

Office: 18; 323 632 6850

Attending: Ehud Bleiberg, chairman-CEO; Roman Kopelevich, VP of worldwide sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Adam Resurrected," drama; producers, Ehud Bleiberg, Werner Wirsing; director, Paul Schrader; A circus entertainer is kept alive to entertain concentration camp prisoners. Pre-production

"Lonesome Jim," drama; producers, Gary Winick, Jake Abraham; director, Steve Buscemi; cast, Liv Tyler, Casey Affleck. A failed writer leaves Manhattan to go home to a small town in the Midwest to face disappointment. Completed

"Champagne Sky," docu; producer, Ehud Bleiberg; director, Nadav Schirman; true story of spy Wolfgang Lotz, who adopted the cover of a wealthy German and infiltrated Egyptian society, spying for Israel. In production

Blue Star

Email: nadia@bluestarmovies.com

Web site: www.bluestarmovies.com

Office: Grand Hyatt Berlin; 49 30 2553 1234

Attending: Daniel Wuethrich, sales exec.; Fabio Furiani, sales manager; Pietro Dioni, managing director

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Evilenko," thriller; producer, Mario Cotone; director, David Grieco; cast, Malcom McDowell, Morton Csokas. Story of a serial killer in old Soviet Republic. Completed

"Bottoms Up," comedy; producer, Freddy Braidy; director, Erik MacArthur; cast, Paris Hilton, David Keith. A bartending champion heads to Hollywood and the King of the Bar championships. Post-production

"Making Waves," comedy; producer, David Burns; director, Nicolas Van Pallandt; cast, Craig Henderson, Susie Benton, Martin Forsstrom. A couple are forced to try and live up to their fictitious alter egos. Completed

Bogeydom

Email: george@bogeydomlicensing.com

Web site: www.bogeydomlicensing.com

Office: Canada Sales Office

Attending: George Ayoub, managing director.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Conclave," drama; producers, Paul Donovan, Sytze Vanderlaan; director, Christoph Schrewe; cast, Manuel Fullola, Brian Blessed, Nora Tschirner. Historical drama. Screening

Capitol

Email: films@capitolfilms.com

Web site: www.capitolfilms.com

Office: 112; (49) 30 246 497 417

Attending: Jane Barclay, managing director; Nick Hill, managing director; Simon Crowe, head of sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"A Prairie Home Companion," drama; producers, Robert Altman, Wren Arthur, Joshua Astrachan, Tony Judge, David Levy; director, Robert Altman; cast, Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline, Lindsay Lohan. Behind the scenes of a fictional broadcast of one of America's most celebrated radio shows. Completed

"Alpha Dog," drama; producers, Sidney Kimmel, Chuck Pacheco; director, Nick Cassavetes; cast, Emile Hirsch, Justin Timberlake, Bruce Willis. A young drug dealer kidnaps the 15-year-old brother of a man in debt to him. Completed

"Stormbreaker," action; producers, Mark Samuelson, Peter Samuelson, Steve Christian, Andreas Grosch; director, Geoffrey Sax; cast, Mickey Rourke, Alicia Silverstone, Alex Pettyfer. A nteenager discovers his uncle was a spy and has been murdered by a dangerous assassin. Post

Catalan

Email: catalanfilmstv@gencat.net

Web site: http://www.catalanfilms.net

Office: 26

Attending: Angela Bosch, director; Carme Puig, intl. department coordinator; Monica Garcia, marketing and communication

Celestial

Email: distributionenquiry@celestialpictures.com

Web site: www.celestialpictures.com

Office: 528; 49 30 2589 4918

Attending: William Pfeiffer, CEO; Gordon Cheung, exec VP acquisition & distribution; Veronique Tan, VP acquisition & distribution

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Perhaps Love," romantic drama; producer, Andre Morgan; director, Peter Ho-Sun Chan; cast, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Zhou Xun, Jacky Cheung. A love triangle wrapped in a movie-within-a-movie. Completed

"Martial Arts," in development

"Burning Dreams," docu; producer, Janet Yea; director, Wayne Peng; cast, Liang Yi, Yand Yang. Five decades of sensual thrills with electrifying dance sequences across the cityscapes of Shanghai. Completed

Celluloid Dreams

Email: info@celluloid-dreams.com

Web site: www.celluloiddreams.com

Office: 114; 49 30 246 497 420

Attending: Tanja Meissner, intl. sales; Sebastian Chesneau, intl. sales; Karina Korenblum, intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Atomized," comedy; director, Oskar Roehler; cast, Moritz Bleibtreu, Franka Potente, Martina Gedeck. Screening

"Family Law," comedy; producer, B.D. Cine; director, Daniel Burman; cast, Daniel Hendler, Julieta Diaz. Screening

"The Magic Flute," drama; producer, Ideale Audience; director, Kenneth Branagh; cast, Joseph Kaiser, Amy Carson, Ben Davis. In production

Central Partnership

Email: main@centpart.ru

Web site: www.centpart.com

Office: 521; (49) 30 2589 4902

Attending: Armen Dishdishyan, VP intl.sales and co-production; Irina Arvanova, head of intl. department; Peter Kartzev, VP acquisitions

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Rabbit Over the Void," comedy; producer, Ruben Dishdishyan; director, Tigran Keosayan; cast, Bogdan Stupka, Vartan Darakchan, Valeriya Zaitzeva. A simple musician wants to marry the daughter of a baron. Completed

"The Spot," drama; producer, Ruben Dishdishyan; director, Yuri Moroz; cast, Yelena Yakovleva, Mikhail Efremov, Darya Moroz. A tale of three prostitutes who have been working together for years. Completed

"Dead Daughters," horror; producers, Ruben Dishdishyan, Eduard Boyakov; director, Pavel Ruminov; cast, Darya Charusha, Ivan Volkov, Ekaterina Scheglova. A number of mysterious deaths occur in Moscow. Post

Cine-Intl.

Email: email@cine-international.de

Web site: www.cine-international.de

Office: 5; (49) 30 246 497 525, fax (49) 30 246 497 526

Attending: Lilli Tyc-Holm, president; Susanne Groh, intl. sales director

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Maria to Callas," drama; producers, Erik Stappenbeck, J.&P. Wagner, P. Polsak; director, Petra Katharina Wagner; cast, Goetz George, Claudia Michelsen, Monica Bleibtreu. After the death of his beloved wife Maria, Jost continues her email correspondence. Completed

"Winter's End," thriller; producer, Damien Donnelly; director, Patrick Kenny; cast, Michael Crowley, Jilian Bradbury, Adam Goodwin. Farmer Henry, who obsessively pursues an heir to the farm, forces his sister to make choices. Completed

"You Told Me You Love Me," drama; producer, Rudolf Thome; director, Rudolf Thome; cast, Hannelore Elsner, Johannes Herrschmann, Anna de Carlo. Completed

Cineclick Asia

Email: ina@cineclickasia.com

Web site: www.cineclickasia.com

Office: 22; (33) 6 07 25 82 62

Attending: Youngjoo Shu, managing director; Sang-eun Chi, senior manager; Ina Park, festival & marketing

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Blue Swallow," drama; director, Jang-chan Yoon; cast, Jin-young Jang, Joo-hyuck Kim. A Korean colonial woman braves hardships and becomes Korea's first female pilot during the Japanese occupation. Completed

"The Host," sci-fi; producer, Neung-yeon Joh; director, Joon-ho Hong; cast, Gang-ho Song, Hae-il Park, Doc-na Bae. A bit dull father desperately fights a mysterious being after it takes his daughter. Post

"Time," drama; producer-director, Kiduk Kim. A young couple deeply in love test their love with fatal methods. In production

Cinema Management

Email: en@CinemaManagementGroup.com

Web site: www.CinemaManagementGroup.com

Office: Berlin Marriott; (310) 402-7110

Attending: Edward Noeltner, president; Jill Sattinger, senior VP business development

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Ever Again," docu; producers, Rabbi Marvin Hier, Richard Trank; director, Trank; cast, Kevin Costner. Examines the current resurgence of violent anti-Semitism and fanatic intolerance throughout Europe. Screening

"Conan-Red Nails," animation; producers, Steve Gold, Jonathan Bogner; director, Victor Dal Chele; cast, Ron Pearlman, James Marsden, Mark Hamill. When Conan and the pirate queen are betrayed in battle, they flee across harsh desert. In production

"Reeker," horror; producers, Dave Payne, Tina Illman, Amanda Klein; director, Payne; cast, Devon Gummersall, Arielle Kebbel, Michael Ironside. Young strangers trapped at an eerie travel oasis in the desert must unravel the mystery behind their visions of dying people. Screening

Cinemavault

Email: sales@cinemavault.com

Web site: www.cinemavault.com

Office: 136; (49) (0) 1736 789 069

Attending: Nick Stiliadis, CEO; Natalie Kampelmacher, VP, intl. distribution; Paco Alvarez, senior VP, production & acquisitions

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Spinning Into Butter," drama; producers, Norman Twain, Lou Pitt, Sarah Jessica Parker; director, Mark Brokaw; cast, Parker, Miranda Richardson, Beau Bridges. Adaptation of hit Rebecca Gilman play. Post

"30 Days," drama; producers, Roger Flax, Cheryl Hill, Jamal Joseph, Rene Simon Cruz Jr.; director, Joseph; cast, Ellen Burstyn, Taye Diggs, Hill Harper. Two rival high school basketball stars are forced to confront their prejudices. Screening

"Firecracker," producer, Clark Balderson; director, Steve Balderson; cast, Mike Patton, Karen Black, Susan Traylor. A true story about two brothers' love affair with the same woman that ends in murder. Screening

Cinexport

Email: cinexport@wanadoo.fr

Web site: www.tvfrance-intl.com

Office: TV France Intl.; (33) 6 07 54 33 33

Attending: Anne-Marie Rombourg-Caraco, president

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Parking Attendant in July," Drama; director, An Shanjun; cast, Fan Wei, Chen Xiaoyi, Zhao Jun. The everyday life stories of contemporary Chinese from a child's POV. Completed

"Le Voyageur de la Taussaint," drama; director, Philippe Laik; cast, Renaud Cestre, Michel Duchaussoy, Myriam Boyer. On Halloween, Gilles arrives in Dunkirk after the death of his parents. Completed

"The Beauty and the Savage," drama; director, Bertrand Arthuys; cast, Didier Bezace, Maria De Medeiros, Jacques Spiesser. Completed

CJ Entertainment

Email: ky_lee@cj.net

Web site: www.cjent.co.kr/english

Attending: Kini Kim, VP, sales; Josh Lee, VP, sales (Asia); Kwan Lee, director, sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Typhoon," action; director, Kyung-taek Kwak; cast, Dong-gun Jang, Jung-jae Lee, Mi-yeon Lee. Deserted by both South and North Korea, a pirate takes revenge. Completed

"King & the Clown," drama; director, Jun-ik Lee; cast, Woo-sung Karm, Jin-young Jang. A king's fondness for one of the clowns in a play turns into lust. Completed

"Peter Pan Formula," drama; director, Chang-ho Cho; cast, Ju-wan On, Ho-jung Kim. After an attempted suicide by his mother, a young man quits school and falls into depression. Completed

CMC

Email: JosephLiao@cmcnet.com.tw

Web site: www.cmcmovie.com.tw

Office: 519

Attending: Yang Liu, special assistant to VP; Joseph Liao, production marketing manager

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Silk," thriller; producer, Jimmy Huang; director, Chao-Pin Su; cast, Chen Chang, Yousuke Eguchi, Karena Lam. A scientist and special agent track a mysterious stand of silk to unravel the truth of afterlife. Post

Conquistador

Email: info@conquistador-ent.com

Web site: www.conquistador.ent.com

Office: (323) 360 8715

Attending: Pascal Borno, president

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Dollars and White Pipes," drama; producers, Anant Singh, Helena Spring; director, Donovan Marsh; cast, Clint Brink, Joey Yusuf Rasdien, Shaun Arnolds. A man's journey from the drug and gang culture to emotional and moral independence. Completed

"Nine Lives," drama; producer, Julie Lynn; directors, Rodrigo Garcia, Kathy Baker, Amy Brenneman; cast, Gay Hamilton, Sissy Spacek, Holly Hunter. Completed

"Rescue Dawn," drama; producers, Steve Marlton, Elton Brand; director, Warner Herzog; cast, Christian Bale. True story of a Navy lieutenant who was shot down on his first mission and crash-lands in Laos. Completed

ContentFilm

Email: judith.baugin@contentfilm.com

Web site: www.contentfilm.com

Office: The Hyatt

Attending: Jamie Carmichael, managing director; Harry White, sales manager; Judith Baugin, head of intl. marketing

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Closing the Ring," romantic epic; producers, Jo Gilbert, Richard Attenborough; director, Attenborough; cast, Shirley MacLaine, Pete Postlethwaite, Brenda Fricker. An American woman honored a wartime promise with a lifetime of denial. Pre-production

"Nightwatching," suspense; producers, Kees Kasander, Christine Haebler; director, Peter Greenaway. A look at Rembrandt's romantic and professional life. Pre-production

"Black Book," thriller; producers, San Fu Maltha, Jos van der Linden, Jeroen Beker, Frans van Gestel; director, Paul Verhoeven; cast, Carice van Houten, Thom Hoffman, Halina Reijn. A young Jewish girl in WWII tries to find out who betrayed her family. Post

Core

Email: sales@thecorestudio.net

Web site: www.thecorestudio.net

Office: 514; 017617368519

Attending: E.J. Cho, VP, intl. business; Jay Kim, senior manager, intl. business

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Duelist," martial arts; producers, Lee Myung-Se, Oh Eunsil, O Sumi; director, Lee Myung-Se; cast, Ha Jiwon, Gang Dongwon, Ahn Sungki. Enemies must face their love. Completed

"Bystanders," thriller; producer, Cho Wonjang; director, Im Kyungsoo; cast, Shin Eunkyung, Eric Moon, Yunjin Kim. Completed

"No Mercy for the Rude," action; producer, Hwang Woohyun; director, Park Chulhee; cast, Shin Hakyun, Kim Minjoon, Yoon Jihye. Man kills only people with scary faces or bad manners. In production

Curb Entertainment

Email: ccurb@curb.com; itothdavy@curb.com

Office: 135; (44)(0) 7956 576 628; (44) (0) 7956 576 628

Attending: Carole Curb, president; Ildi Toth Davy, executive director, head of sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS:

"Devil on the Mountain," creature feature/thriller. Post

"Headspace," horror

"Drop Dead Sexy," thriller

Danish Film

Email: dfi@dfi.dk

Web site: www.dfi.dk

Office: 28; (45) 3374 3506

Attending: Henning Camre, CEO; Anders Geertsen, head of distribution & marketing; Lizette Gram, festival manager

Dream

Email: dream@dreamentertainment.net

Web site: www.dreamentertainment.net

Office: 18

Attending: Yitzhak Ginsberg, president; Nolan Pielak, president, intl. sales; Silke Wolz, director, business affairs.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Watch," producers, Matt LeBlanc, John Goldstone, Yitzhak Ginsberg; director, Victor Salva. A platoon of soldiers battle an enemy more elusive than anything they've ever faced.

"Sorry Haters," director, Jeff Stanzler; cast, Robin Wright-Penn, Sandra Oh, Elodie Bouchez. A woman pledges to help a foreigner who has been wronged by the U.S. government.

"Heart of the Game," director, Ward Serrill. Events surrounding a high-school girls basketball team

EastWest

Email: office@eastwest-distribution.com

Web site: www.eastwest-distribution.com

Office: Marketplace Stand; (44) 7981 92464

Attending: Alan Rudoff, exec. director of sales; Kimberly Ferguson, director of sales; Sasha Wieser, director

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Shop of Dreams," drama; producers, Anneli Ahven, Peeter Urbla; director, Urbla; cast, Maarja Jakobson, Anne Reemann, Evelin Pang. A life-affirming film about women, friendship and love. Completed

"A Trip to Karabakh," drama; producers, Levan Korinteli, Giorgy Kharabadze; director, Levan Tutberidze; cast, Levan Doborjginidze, Misha Meskhi, Nutsa Kuchianidze. A couple of drifters want to escape their downbeaten lives, even if it means dealing drugs. Completed

"Kontakt," romantic drama; producers, Marcelo Busse, Tomi Salkovski; director, Sergej Stanojkovski; cast, Nikola Kojo, Labina Mitevska, Zeljko Bozic. Two misfits meet by accident in an old villa and slowly discover feelings for each other. Completed

Eldorado

Email: ocha.eldorado@telefonica.net

Office: 26, Martin Gropius Rau

Attending: Mocha Aguilar, managing director

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Ninette," comedy. Andres' first vacation will not be at all what he expects. Screening

"Vorvik," thriller. Heir to a biogenetic engineering laboratory, Sofia will do her utmost to clear up her father's mysterious death. Screening

"The Truth and Other Lies," comedy. Couples see their lives change when one is told by mistake that he has cancer and will die in three months.

Emperor

Email: sales@emp.hk

Web site: www.emp.hk

Attending: Albert Lee, CEO; Ricky Tse, general manager, distribution

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"A Chinese Tall Story," action adventure; producers, Albert Lee, Wang Zhanliang, Wang Zhonglei; director, Jeff Lau; cast, Nicholas Tse, Charlene Choi, Fan Bingbing. Tale about the Tang monk Tripitaka before he brings the sacred sutras from the West. Completed

"The Myth," action adventure; producers, Willie Chan, Solon So, Barbie Tung; director, Stanley Tong; cast, Jackie Chan, Kim Hee Seon, Tony Leung Ka-fai. Every dream needs a hero to bring it to life. Completed

Film Bridge

Email: contact@filmbridgeinternational.com

Web site: www.filmbridgeinternational.com

Office: (310) 526 3456

Attending: Ellen Wander; Loft Mathison; Amanda Seward

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Angel Makers," dark comedy; producer, Jeanna Polley; director, Jon Amiel; cast, Daniel Bruhl, Benno Furmann, Moritz Bleibtreu. The women of a Yorkshire farming community in WWI turn murderous when their men return from the trenches. Pre-production

"Deadly Exchange," action-adventure; director, John McTiernan. A young terrorist goes undetected in America as he hunts down the FBI agent who assassinated his family. Pre-production

"Beast of Balaan," drama; producer, Jonathan Sanger; director, Paul Verhoeven. Account of a WWII crimes trial of a Japanese general. Pre-production

Film Messenger

Email: choi@filmmessenger.com

Web site: www.filmmessenger.com

Office: 06

Attending: Yoonhee Choi, sales manager; Saeron Seong, assistant manager

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Unforgiven," drama; producers, Lee Dong-joon, Lee Young-ki; director, Yoon Jong-bin; cast, Ha Jung-woo, Seo Jang-won, Yoon Jong-bin. Old friends reunite in the army and their relationship changes. Completed

Filmax

Email: filmaxint@filmax.com

Web site: www.filmaxinternational.com

Office: Grand Hyatt Berlin; (49) 30 25531715

Attending: Julio Fernandez, chairman; Carlos Fernandez, CEO; Antonia Nava, senior exec VP of production

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Backwoods," action; director, Koldo Serra; cast, Gary Oldman, Paddy Considine, Virginie Ledoyen. Two couples have their holiday disturbed by the discovery of a deformed girl held captive in an isolated cabin. Post

"The Kovak Box," thriller; producers, Julio Fernandez, Alvaro Augustin; director, Daniel Monzon; cast, Timothy Hutton, Lucia Jimenez, David Kelly. Bestselling author's fictional world becomes all too real. Post

"Bloodline," horror; producer, Julio Fernandez; director, Nacho Cerda; cast, Anastasia Hille, Karel Rodan, Carlos Reig. A woman works to unravel the mystery of her family's past. Post

Films Distribution-Mercure

Email: info@filmsdistribution.com

Web site: www.filmsdistribution.com

Office: 38; 00 49 30 246 497 523

Attending: Francois Yon, head of sales & acquisitions; Sebastien Beffa, head of sales & acquisitions; Didar Domehri, intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Hotel Harabati," drama; producer, Marc Hirmer; director, Brice Cauvin; cast, Laurent Lucas, Helene Fillieres, Anouk Aimee. Completed

"I Saw Ben Barka Get Killed," political thriller; producer, Gilles Sandoz; director, Serge Le Peron; cast, Simon Abkarian, Charles Berling, Josiane Balasko. A crime organization offers a journalist an assignment to produce a documentary about decolonization. Completed

"Trapped," drama; producer, Patrick Sobelman; director, Christophe Otzenberger; cast, Yann Tregouet, Jacques Bonnaffe, Celine Cuignet. Murder mystery. Completed

Finnish Film Foundation

Email: satu.elo@ses.fi

Web site: www.ses.fl

Office: 28

Attending: Kirsi Tykkylainen, head of intl. promotion; Marja Pallassalo, head of short & documentary film promotion; Jaana Puskala, intl. promotion

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Beauty and the Bastard," romantic comedy; producers, Aleksi Hardy, Riina Hyytia, Olli Haikka/Helsinki-filmi Oy; director, Dome Karukoski; cast, Pamela Tola, Samuli Vauramo, Joonas Saartamo. Completed

"Matti--Hell Is for Heroes," drama; producer, Markus Selin; director, Aleksi Makela; cast, Jasper Paakkonen, Juha Veijonen, Elina Hietala. A tragicomedy based on the life of ski jumper Matti Nykanen. Completed

"Unna and Nuuk," children; producer, Pamela Mandart; director, Saara Cantell; cast, Rosa Salomaa, Toni Leppe, Esko Salminen. An adventure story set in the Stone Age. Completed

Fintage

Email: entertainment.assets@fintagehouse.com

Web site: www.fintagehouse.com

Office: 0031610943553

Attending: Maarten Melchior, exec VP, film & TV; Peter Kostense, exec VP, business development; Said Boudarga, managing director, Fintage Magyar

First Look

Email: info@firstlookmedia.com

Web site: www.firstlookmedia.com

Office: 502; (49) 30 2589 4905, fax (49) 30 2589 4220

Attending: Ken Dubow, exec VP, worldwide sales; Liz Mackiewicz, senior VP, intl. sales & distribution; Amy Beecroft, VP, intl. theatrical distribution

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Breed," horror; producer, Wes Craven; director, Nick Mastandrea; cast, Michelle Rodriguez, Taryn Manning, Oliver Hudson. Five friends on vacation discover that the canines they befriend are mutants. Screening

"Minotaur," horror; producers, Kim Barnes, Jonathan English, John Evangelides; director, Jonathan English; cast, Tom Hardy, Rutger Hauer. Based on the Greek myth. Screening

"Smiley Face," comedy; producer, Steve Golin; director, Greg Araki; cast, Anna Faris. A slacker actress goes on a series of misadventures as she struggles to get all the simple items on her daily list done. In development

Flanders

Email: flandersimage@vaf.be

Web site: www.flanders-image.com

Office: 08

Attending: Christian De Schutter, head of communication and promotion; Nathalie Capiau, deputy promotion

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Suspect," drama; producers, Guy Lee Thys, Ivan Boeckmans; directors, Guy Lee Thys, Ivan Boeckmans; cast, Gene Bervoets, Karlijn Sileghem, Zoe De Roovere. A father must cope with incest accusations from his stepdaughter. Completed

"Love Belongs to Everyone," drama; producers, Bert Hamelynck, Frank Van Passel; director, Hilde Van Mieghem; cast, Els Dottermans, Matthias Schoenaerts, Veerle Baetens. A mother tries to preserve the rights of her son. Completed

"Winky's Horse," children; producer, Hilde De Laere; director, Mischa Kamp; cast, Jan Decleir, Betty Schuurman, Ebbie Tam. Winky asks for a horse from Saint Nicholas. Completed

Focus Films

Email: enquiry@focusfilms.cc

Web site: www.focusfilms.cc

Office: EFM, 504; (49) 30 2589 4907

Attending: Daniel Yu, COO; Lorna Tee, communications manager

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Shoe Fairy," romantic; producers, Michelle Yeh, Aileen Li; director, Robin Lee Yun-chan; cast, Vivian Hsu, Duncan Lai. A girl who is completely enamored with shoes meets her smiling dentist and they seem destined for a happily ever after. Completed

"Joni's Promise," adventure; producer, Nia Dinata; director, Joko Anwar; cast, Nicholas Saputra, Mariana Renata, Rachel Maryam. Adventures of a reel courier for a cinema chain. Completed

"All About Love," romantic drama; producers, Daniel Yu, Yan Min Jun; director, Daniel Yu; cast, Andy Lau, Charlie Young, Charlene Choi. A tale of love and memories. Completed

Fortissimo

Email: info@fortissimo.nl

Web site: www.fortissimofilms.com

Office: 34; (49) 30 246 497 424

Attending: Wouter Barendrecht, co-chair; Michael J. Werner, co-chair; Nicole Mackey, senior VP, intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Candy," drama; producers, Margaret Fink, Emile Sherman; director, Neil Armfield; cast, Heath Ledger, Abbie Cornish, Geoffrey Rush. Two young lovers abandon themselves to the wild beauty of love and to an addiction that nearly destroys them. Completed

"Invisible Waves," drama; producers, Wouter Barendrecht, Michael J. Werner; director, Pen-ek Ratanaruang; cast, Asano Tadanobu, Gang Hye Jung, Eric Tsang. A moody, violent and atmospheric film noir thriller about the search for redemption and surviving the choices that we make. Completed

"Snow Cake," drama; producers, Andrew Eaton, Gina Carter, Niv Fichman; director, Marc Evans; cast, Alan Rickman, Sigourney Weaver, Carrie-Anne Moss. A man escaping his past, an autistic mother coping with the loss of her daughter and a passionate woman who keeps love at arm's length. Completed

Gaumont

Email: fvedrine@gaumont.fr

Web site: www.gaumont.fr

Office: 15

Attending: Franck Chorot, CEO; Loic Trocme, head of sales; Philippe de Chaisemartin, VP, intl. sales, feature films

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Science of Sleep," romantic comedy; director, Michel Gondry; cast, Gael Garcia Bernal, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Alain Chabat. A unified theory of dreams, love and calendars. Screening

"The Valet," comedy; director, Francis Veber; cast, Gad Elmaleh, Daniel Auteuil, Kristin Scott Thomas. A supermodel caught with his mistress tries to avoid a catastrophic divorce. Screening

"OSS 117, Le Caire nid d'espion," adventure; director, Michel Hazanavicius; cast, Jean Dujardin, Berenice Bejo, Aure Atika. France's president dispatches a master weapon to bring order to the chaos of 1955 Cairo. Post

Gemini

Email: sales@gemini-films.com

Web site: www.gemini-films.com

Office: Unifrance

Attending: Paulo Branco, CEO; Elisabeth Perlie, head of intl. sales; Juan Torres, intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Call Me Agostino," drama; producer, Paulo Branco; director, Christine Laurent; cast, Jeanne Balibar, Helene Fillieres, Martin Wuttke. Two women love the same man. Completed

"A Few Days in September," thriller; producer, Paulo Branco; director, Santiago Amigorena; cast, Juliette Binoche, John Turturro, Sara Forestier. A secret agent wants to make contact with the daughter he had to abandon when she was a child. Post

"The Inner Life of Martin Frost," drama; producers, Paulo Branco, Paul Auster; director, Auster; cast, Griffin Dunne, Irene Jacob, Michael Imperioli. Writer find the muse that drives him to write the perfect novel. Pre-production

Global Cinema

Email: pelson@globalcinemagroup.com

Office: Grand Hyatt; (49) 30 2553 1234

Attending: Peter Elson, president.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Foodfight!," animation; producers, Larry Kasanoff, George Johnsen, Joshua Wexler; director, Kasanoff; cast, Charlie Sheen, Eva Longoria, Hilary Duff. In the supermarket, when the lights go out, the grocery store becomes transformed. In production

"Mortal Kombat Krusades," action; producer, Larry Kasanoff; director, Mink. Pre-production

"The Marsh," thriller; producers, Peter Simpson, George Flak; director, Jordan Barker; cast, Gabrielle Anwar, Forest Whitaker. A young children's book writer finds herself in the midst of a supernatural mystery. In production

Goldcrest

Email: goldcrestmkt@aol.com

Web site: www.goldcrestfilms.com

Office: 513; 49 30 2589 4908

Attending: Stephen Johnston, president; Abigail Walsh, sales manager

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"All Dogs Go to Heaven"

"The Killing Fields"

"The Mission"

Golden Network Asia

Email: info@goldnetasia.com

Office: 133; 852 9424 5010

Attending: Carrie Wong, managing director; Clarence Tang, head of sales & acquisitions; So Ming, marketing assistant

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Ghost Valentine," horror; producer, Am-Om Chanapai; director, Yuthlert Sippapak; cast, Pitisak Yaowananon, Ploy Jindachote. Nurse Sag is haunted by visions. Screening

"A Bite of Love," children; producer, Somsak Techaratanaprasert; director, Diwaporn Pongsuwan; cast, Grace Techaratanaprasert. A tale of the bond between a girl and a puppy. Screening.

"Chai Lai," action; producer-director, Poj Amon; cast, Jintara Pullarb, Bongkod Kongmalai, Kessarun Ek tawatkul. These femmes give new meaning to girl power. Screening

Greek Film

Email: info@gfc.gr

Web site: www.gfc.gr

Office: 24; 246 497 436

Attending: Voula Georgakakou, head sales & promotion; Evi Lazari, sales exec.; Iliana Zakopoulou, festivals coordinator

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Sirens in the Aegean," comedy; director, Nikos Perakis; cast, Yannis Tsimitselis, Giorgos Seitaridis, Ioannis Papazissis. Completed

"True Blue," drama; director, Yiannis Diamantopoulos; cast, Rania Economidou, Giorgos Nanouris, Maria Englezaki. A mother-son relationship leads to tragedy. Completed

"Chariton's Choir," comedy; director, Grigoris Karantinakis; cast, George Corraface, Maria Nafpliotou, Akylas Karazissis. The life and people of a small country town in the '60s. Completed

Hannibal

Email: contactus@hannibalpictures.com

Web site: www.hannibalpictures.com

Office: Movenpick Hotel; (49) 17 617 368 504

Attending: Mathilde Aupetit, director of sales & marketing

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Chasing the Dragon," action; producers, Richard Rionda Del Castro, Wallis Nicita, Alan Lee, Steve Yang; director, Chris Nahon; cast, Wesley Snipes. FBI agent pursues an Asian drug lord. Preproduction

"Fast Flash to Bang Time," thriller; producer, Richard Rionda Del Castro; director, W. Peter Iliff; Two cops in the throes of addiction team up to solve a kidnapping. Pre-production

"Yellow," drama; producers, Steve Brown, Roselyn Sanchez; director, Alfredo De Villa; cast, Sanchez, Bill Duke, D.B. Sweeney. A Puerto Rican dancer moves to New York to realize her dreams. Post

HanWay

Email: info@hanwayfilms.com

Web site: www.hanwayfilms.com

Office: 125; (49) 30 246 497 438

Attending: Tim Haslam, CEO; Alex Walton, director of sales; Thorsten Schumacher, manager, intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Away From Her," drama; producers, Daniel Iron, Jennifer Weiss, Victoria Hirst; director, Sarah Polley. Love becomes possible after a lifetime of tenderness, betrayal, hurt and companionship. In production

"Becoming Jane," drama; producer, Graham Broadbent; director, Julian Jarrold. The true love affair that inspired the young Jane Austen to become a novelist. In production

"Fast Food Nation," drama; producers, Jeremy Thomas, Malcolm McLaren; director, Richard Linklater; cast, Catalina Sanding Moreno, Greg Kinnear, Ethan Hawke. What "Traffic" was to drugs, "Fast Food Nation" is to corporations. Post

HBO

Email: rivka.golomb@hbo.com

Office: Ritz Carlton, 444; (49) 030 33 777 1444

Attending: Charles Schreger, president, intl. distribution; Heather McVicar, VP, marketing

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Notorious Bettie Page," drama; producers, Pamela Koffler, Katie Roumel, Christine Vachon; director, Mary Harron; cast, Gretchen Mol, Lili Taylor, David Strathairn. Saucy '50s pinup Bettie Page's photographs made her the target of a Senate probe. Screening

"As You Like It," comedy; producers, Kenneth Branagh, Judy Hofflund, Simon Moseley; director, Branagh; cast, Bryce Dallas Howard, Kevin Kline, Alfred Molina. Adaptation of Shakespeare's comedy. Post

"Starter for Ten," romantic comedy; producers, Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman, Pippa Harris; director, Tom Vaughan; cast, James McAvoy, Rebecca Hall, Alice Eve. A romantic comedy about growing up and finding love. Post

High Point

Email: sales@highpointfilms.co.uk

Web site: www.highpointfilms.co.uk

Office: 1.01; (44) 7904 540994

Attending: Carey Fitzgerald, managing director; Julie Murphy-Delaney, director; Elisar Cabrera, exec. director of sales & marketing

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Moon on the Snow," drama; producer, Gilles Roulin; director, Pilar Anguita-Mackay; cast, Julie Depardieu, Marie-Josee Croze, Nicolas Rossier. Three siblings, estranged by a traumatic childhood memory, gather by their mother's deathbed, where they are forced to consider euthanasia. Screening

"Miss Montigny," drama; producer, Sebastien Delloye; director, Miel van Hoogenbemt; cast, Sophie Quinton, Ariane Ascaride, Johan Leysen. Sandrine enters a beauty contest to please her mother and hopefully secure a loan to open a beauty salon. Screening

"Zoo Rangers in Africa," action adventure; producers, Alain de Levita, Johan Nijenhuis; director, Nijenhuis; cast, Juliette van Ardenne, Vivienne van Assem, Ewout Genemans. Zoo rangers crash-land their plane in the jungle and must find their way back. Screening

Holland Film

Email: hf@hollandfilm.nl

Web site: www.hollandfilm.nl

Office: 33; (49) 030 246 497 544

Attending: Claudia Landsberger, managing director; Anne-Marie van der Meer, project coordinator

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Schnitzel Paradise," comedy; director, Martin Koolhoven; cast, Mounir Valentyn, Bracha van Doesburg, Mimoun Oaissa. A modern fairy tale about the love between a Moroccan worker and a wealthy Dutch girl. Completed

"Winky's Horse," children; director, Mischa Kamp; cast, Jan Decleir, Ebbie Tam, Han-Yi. Completed

"Song From the Other Side," thriller; directors, Andre van der Hout, Adri Schrover; cast, Vincent Croiset, Rosa Reuten, Susan Visser. A fatal confrontation between a cosmopolitan man and a rural village. Completed

Hollywood Classics

Email: info@hollywoodclassics.com

Web site: www.hollywoodclassics.com

Office: 104; (49) 246 497 443

Attending: Joe Dreier, director; David Llewellyn Jones, TV sales director; Melanie Tebb, sales coordinator

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Adventures of Ociee Nash," family; producers, Amy McGary, Derek Kavanagh; director, Kristen McGary; cast, Keith Carradine, Mare Winningham, Skiyar Day. Ociee must leave the country to live with her aunt in the city and learn to behave like a lady. Completed

Horizon

Email: caroline@filmhorizon.com

Web site: www.filmhorizon.com

Office: 1.02d

Attending: Rob Straight, president; Caroline Stern, director, distribution & marketing

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Dead Run," drama; producer, Hiroaki Miki; director, Sabu; cast, Yuya Tegoshi, Hanae Kan, Miki Nakatani. A teenage boy's problems are magnified with the creation of a new landfill community. Completed.

"Dan Aykroyd: Unplugged on UFOS," docu; producer-director, David Sereda; cast, Dan Aykroyd. Get ready to change the way you look at the night sky. Completed

"One Missed Call Final," horror; director, Manabu Asou; cast, Maki Horikita, Meisa Kuroki. On a high school field trip to Korea, a vengeful girl brings a deadly curse transmitted by cell phone along for the ride. Pre-production

Hyde Park

Office: Grand Hyatt

Attending: Lisa Wilson, president

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Premonition," thriller; producers, Ashok Amritraj, Jon Jashni, Adam Shankman; director, Mennan Yapo; cast, Sandra Bullock, Julian McMahon. A woman is told her husband has died in a car crash, only to discover him the next morning alive and well. Pre-production

"Dreamer," producers, Michael Tollin, Brian Robbins; director, John Gatins; cast, Dakota Fanning, Kurt Russell, Kris Kristofferson. A trainer and his daughter nurse an injured horse back to health with an eye on racing him. Completed

"Death Sentence," producers, Ashok Amritraj, Howard Baldwin, Karen Baldwin; director, James Wan. A father takes the law into his own hands when he finds his teenage son's killers will face only minor prison terms. Pre-production

Icelandic

Email: info@icelandicfilmcentre.is

Web site: www.icelandicfilmcentre.is

Office: 28; (49) 246 497 448

Attending: Laufey Gudjonsdottir, director; Martin Schluter, producer; Thora Gunnarsdottir, festival manager

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Eleven Men Out," satire; producers, Julius Kemp, Ingvar Thordarson; director, Robert Douglas; cast, Bjom Hlynur Haraidsson, Lilja Nott Thorarinsdottir, Jon Atli Jonasson. A professional football player admits to his teammates and family that he's gay. Completed

"A Little Trip to Heaven," drama; producers, Sigurjon Sighvatsson, Baltasar Kormakur; director, Kormakur; cast, Forest Whitaker, Julia Stiles, Jeremy Renner. An insurance investigator is sent to a small town to investigate the death of an ex-con artist. Completed

IDT

Email: aberman@idtes.com

Web site: www.idtes.com

Office: 517; (49) 30 25 89 49 12

Attending: Andrew Berman, exec. VP, sales; David Ozer, exec. VP, TV sales; Patti Rose, director, intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Me, Eloise," animation. Series of specials featuring everyone's favorite 6year-old force of nature.

"Hell Boy Animated," animation. The adventures of Hell Boy and the Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense.

"Yankee Irving," animation. A kid gets ensnared in a plot to bring down his favorite sports team.

iHQ

Email: jennykim@sidushq.com

Web site: www.ihq.co.kr

Office: 506

Attending: Catherine Park, head, intl.; Jenny Kim, intl. sales; Jude Jung, co-production & festival

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Daisy," romance; producer, Jung Hoon Tack; director, Andrew Lau; cast, Jun Ji Hyun, Jung Woo Sung, Lee Sung Jae. A love transcends fate. Completed

"My Girl & I," drama; producer, Jung Hoon Tack; director, Jun Toon Soo; cast, Song Hye Gyo, Cha Tae Hyun. Remembering a first love. Completed

"Sad Movie," drama; producer, Jung Hoon Tack; director, Kwon Jong Gwan; cast, Jung Woo Sung, Cha Tae Hyun, Yeom Jung A. Follows the lives of four different couples as they deal with love. Completed

Imageworks

Email: info@imageworksentertainment.com

Web site: www.imageworksentertainment.com

Office: Grand Hyatt; (49) 01726298978

Attending: David Shoshan, president; Ben Brower, sales; Ronit Shamay, sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Final Move," thriller; producer, David Shoshan; director, Joey Travolta; cast, Matt Schulze, Lochlyn Munro, David Carradine. A deadly chess match between the LAPD and a serial killer who was thought to be executed. Completed

"The Derby Stallion," family; producers, Tonja Walker Davidson, Kevin Summerfield; director, Craig Clyde; cast, Bill Cobbs, Zac Efron, Billy Moses. A teenage boy fights for his dreams and his passion for horses. Completed

"Dark Heart," action; producer, Steven Nash; director, Kevin Lewis; cast, Greg Joelson, Nick Cornish, Darcy Halsey. A man returns home only to find that the town he remembers is long gone. Completed

Imagination

Email: lgoebel@imagination-llc.com

Web site: www.imagination-llc.com

Office: 17; 246 497 451

Attending: Pierre David, chairman-CEO; Tom Berry, co-chairman; Lawrence Goebel, president

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Perfect Marriage," thriller; producer, Pierre David; director, Douglas Jackson; cast, Jamie Luner, William Moses, James Wilder. A beautiful woman marries the son of a wealthy family, planning to kill them and inherit their fortune. Post

"Blood Trails," horror; producer, Oliver Simon; director, Robert Krause; cast, Rebecca Palmer, Ben Price, Tom Frederic. Post

"Engaged to Kill," thriller; producer, Meyer Shwarzstein; director, Matt Hastings; cast, Maria Del Mar, Joe Lando, Amanda Tapping. Abby's daughter seems to have found the perfect boyfriend. Post

InFrame

Email: info@inframe.net

Web site: www.inframe.net

Office: 104; 246 497 443

Attending: Joe Dreier, director; Steven Mackler, acquisitions; Melanie Tebb, sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Dorian Blues," comedy; producers, Mary-Beth Taylor, Portia Kamons; director, Tennyson Bardwell; cast, Michael McMillian, Lea Coco, Charles Fletcher. Dorian has trouble coming out to his father and has to go into therapy. Completed.

"Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence," animation; producer, Mitsuhisa Ishikawa; director, Mamoru Oshii; cast, Akio Otzuka, Atsuko Tanaka, Koichi Yamadera. A female robot created for sexual pleasure malfunctions. Completed

"Millennium Actress," animation; producer, Taro Maki; director, Satoshi Kon; cast, Miyoko Shoji, Mami Koyama, Fumiko Orikasa. An actress looks back over her life. Completed

Initial

Office: Grand Hyatt Berlin; (49) 030 2553 1234

Attending: Eric Christenson, president, sales & distribution

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Next," drama; producers, Nicolas Cage, Norm Golightly, Todd Garner, Arne Schmidt, Graham King; director, Lee Tamahori; cast, Cage, Julianne Moore. A man who can see the future and change events before they happen is being chased by the FBI. Pre-production

"An Unfinished Life," drama; producers, Leslie Holleran, Alan Ladd Jr., Kelliann Ladd; director, Lasso Hallstrom; cast, Robert Redford, Morgan Freeman, Jennifer Lopez. A woman, desperate to care for her daughter, reconnects with her estranged and emotionally wounded father-in-law. Completed

"The Ballad of Jack and Rose," drama; producer, Lemore Syvan; director, Rebecca Miller; cast, Daniel Day-Lewis, Catherine Keener, Camilla Belle. Rose undergoes a sexual awakening when her father's girlfriend and teenage boys move in. Completed

Intramovies

Email: mail@intramovies.com

Web site: www.intramovies.com

Office: Italian Pavilion

Attending: Paolo Corvino, CEO; Jef Nuyts, director intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"En la cama (In Bed)," drama; producer, Adrian Solar; director, Matias Bize; cast, Blanca Lewin, Gonzalo Valenzuela. Two strangers get to know each other in only one night. Completed

"Mater Natura," comedy; producer, Umberto Massa; director, Massimo Andrei; cast, Maria Pia Calzone, Valerio Foglia Manzillo, Vladimir Luxuria. The misadventures of a transsexual who is unlucky in love. Completed

"Gas," drama; producer, Massimo Ferrero; director, Luciano Melchionna; cast, Lorenzo Balducci, Francesco Venditti, Moran Atlas. Completed

Katapult

Email: david@katapultfilms.com

Web site: www.katapultfilms.com

Office: EFM, 116; 323-855-5874

Attending: Joni Sighvatsson, senior partner; Thomas Mai, managing partner; David Jourdan, sales agent

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"A Little Trip To Heaven," Thriller; producer, Joni Sighvatsson; director, Baltasar Kormakur; cast, Forest Whitaker, Julia Stiles, Jeremy Renner. Completed

"Two Sons of Francisco," biopic; producer, Leonardo De Barros; director, Breno Silveira; cast, Angelo Antonio, Dira Paes, Marcio Kieling. The true story of music duo Zeze Di Camargo and Luciano. Completed

"Destricted," erotic. Collection of six adult films by acclaimed artists and directors of our time. Completed

Kathy Morgan

Email: alison@kmifilms.com

Office: Berlin Marriott; (310) 593 3808

Attending: Kathy Morgan, president

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Cleaner," comedy; producers, Brett Ratner, Jay Stern; director, Les Mayfield; cast, Lucy Liu, Nicollette Sheridan, Cedric the Entertainer. Jake Williams wakes up in a hotel suite with a bump on his head, a dead FBI agent next to him and a briefcase with $250,000. Post

"In the Land of Women," producers, Steve Golin, David Kanter; director, Jonathan Kasdan; cast, Meg Ryan, Adam Brody, Kristen Stewart. A twentysomething guy travels from Los Angeles to Detroit to care for his eccentric grandmother and to pull his life back together. Post

"Blind Guy Driving," comedy; producers, Costa Theo, Joy Mellins, Dave Shanks, James Keach; director, Keach; cast, Chris Pine, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Jane Seymour. A visually impaired but highly confident young man seeks love and a chance to see. Screening

Kimmel

Office: Ritz Carlton Suite 639; (49) 030 33 777 1639

Attending: Mark Lindsay, president; Marcello Paolillo, director, acquisitions & development; Joann Andros, manager, sales & administration

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Death at a Funeral," comedy; producers, Sidney Kimmel, Share Stallings, Larry Malkin; director, Frank Oz. A farcical ensembler about a dysfunctional British family as they gather for the patriarch's funeral. Pre-production

"Breach," thriller; producers, Scott Kroopf, Robert F. Newmyer, Scott Strauss; director, Billy Ray; cast, Chris Cooper, Ryan Phillippe, Laura Linney. Inspired by the true story of FBI double-agent Robert Hanssen. In production

"Griffin and Phoenix," romance; producers, Jason Blum, Amy Israel, Paul Brooks, Sidney Kimmel, Ed Stone; director, Stone; cast, Amanda Peer, Dermot Mulroney. Two people face an obstacle that stands between them and a last chance at love. Post

Kinowelt-Futura Film

Email: filmverlag@kinowelt.de

Web site: www.kinowelt-international.de

Office: 128; (49) 30 246 497 455

Attending: Stelios Ziannis, head of world sales; Rainer Koelmel, managing director; Daniel Guckau, senior VP, acquisitions

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Unknown Soldier--What Did You Do in War, Dad?," docu; director, Michael Verhoeven; The hidden crimes of the German Wehrmacht during World War II. Complete

"Playa del Future," romantic comedy; producer, Jorn Rettig; director, Peter Lichtefeld; cast, Peter Lohmeyer, Outi Maenpaa, Nina Petri. A story of ordinary people and their half-buried dreams. Complete

"Max and Moritz Reloaded," producer, Clementina Hegewisch; director, Thomas Frydetzki; cast, Willi Gerk, Kai-Michael Mueller, Ben Becker. An anarchical, politically incorrect black comedy. Completed

KWA

Email: kwa@kevinwa.com

Web site: www.kevinwa.com

Office: 26; (34) 667 540 547

Attending: Kevin Williams, president

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"El ultimo bandoneon," musical; producer, Marcelo Altmark; director, Alejandro Saderman; cast, Rodolfo Mederos, Marina Gayotto. A young woman learns to play a classic accordion from an old master. Completed

"La casa de mi abuela," docu; producers, Xose Zapata, Juanjo Jimenez; director, Adan Aliaga; cast, Marina Fuentes, Marita Pastor. An old-fashioned upbringing imposed by a grandmother leads a 6year-old girl to rebel. Completed

"Tatuado," drama; producers, Gustavo Siri, Marcelo Schapces; director, Eduardo Raspo; cast, Nahuel Perez Biscayart, Luis Ziembrowski, Jimena Anganuzzi. A teenage comes of age while finding out why his mother left home. Completed

Latido-Latin Beat

Email: latido@latidofilms.com

Web site: www.latidofilms.com

Office: 26; (34) 635 431 270

Attending: Massimo Saidel; David Castellanos, Gilles Sousa

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Animales heridos," erotic comedy; producer-director, Ventura Pons; cast, Aitana Sanchez-Gijon, Jose Coronado. The story of the lives and loves of three couples in Barcelona. Completed

"The Method," drama; producers, Fransico Ramos, Gerardo Herrero; director, Marcelo Pineyro; cast, Mateo Gil, Eduardo Nuriega, Najwa Nimri. Eight candidates compete for one corporate job. Completed

"Carambola," black comedy; producer-director, Kurt Hollander; cast, Diego Luna, Laura Hidalgo, Daniel Martinez. It takes more than two balls to play pool, but how much does it take to lose or win all? Completed

Lee Daniels

Email: asger@leedanielsentertainment.com

Web site: www.leedanielsentertainment.com

Office: 512; (49) 30 2589 49 28

Attending: Dave Robinson, CFO-head of sales; Asger Hussain, worldwide distribution

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Dance Cuba," producer, Cynthia Newport; director, Newport; cast, Carlos Acosta, Alicia Alonso. The National Cuban Ballet and the Washington Ballet come together.

"Provoked," producer, Murali Manoha; director, Jag Mundhra; cast, Aishwarya Roi, Miranda Richardson, Naveen Andrews. The story of a Punjabi woman who leaves India to marry a London-based man, only to be badly abused.

"Tennesee," producer, Lee Daniels; director, Aaron Woodley; cast, Macaulay Culkin. Two brothers embark on a journey to find their estranged father.

Lightning

Email: info@lightning-ent.com

Web site: www.lightning-ent.com

Office: EFM, 515; (310) 770 7472

Attending: Richard S. Guardian, co-president; Tannaz Anisi, senior VP of intl. sales; Marc Greenberg, president

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price," docu; producers, Robert Greenwold, Jim Gilliam, Devin Smith; directors, Greenwald. Completed

"Junebug," drama; producers, Mindy Goldberg; director, Phil Morrison; cast, Amy Adams, Embeth Davidtz, Alessandro Nivola. A sophisticated dealer in regional art travels from Chicago to North Carolina to pursue a painter and meet the family. Completed.

"Ballets Russes," docu; producers, Dan Geller, Dayna Goldfine, Robert Hawk, Douglas Blair Turnbaugh; directors, Geller, Dayna Goldfine. A 50-year journey through the lives of the artists who transformed ballet. Completed.

Lionsgate

Email: aboysen@lgf.com

Web site: www.lionsgatefilms.com

Office: Martin Gropius Rau; (49) 30 2553 4770, fax 49 30 2553 3720

Attending: Nicolas Meyer, president, intl.; Stephanie Denton, president, intl. sales; Peter Block, president, acquisitions and co-productions

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Crank," action thriller; producers, Tom Rosenberg, Gary Lucchesi, Richard Wright; directors, Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor; cast, Jason Statham, Amy Smart. A hit man discovers that he has been poisoned and sets off for revenge. Post

"Flyboys," action; producers, Dean Devlin, Marc Frydman; director, Tony Bill; cast, James Franco, Jean Reno, Martin Henderson. The story of a group of American men who volunteer for the French military. Post

"Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man," docu; producers, Lion Lunson, Mel Gibson, Bruce Davey; director, Lion Lunson; cast, Rufus Wainwright, Hong, Nick Cave. An intimate look at the songs, poetry, and life of Leonard Cohen. Completed

Lumina

Email: sales@lumina-films.com

Web site: www.lumina-fimls.com

Office: EFM, 517; (44) 07865 045 774

Attending: Samantha Horley, head of sales; Nina Kolokouri, sales associate

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Straightheads," thriller; producers, Damian Jones, Kevin Loader; director, Dan Reed; cast, Gillian Anderson, Danny Dyer. A dark tale of revenge. Post

"Favela Rising," docu; producers, Matt Mochary, Jeff Zimbalist; directors, Zimbalist, Mochary. Documents a man and a movement, a city divided and a favela united. Completed

"City of Men," drama; producers, Fernando Meirelles, Andrea Barata Ribeiro, Rel Berlinck; director, Paolo Morelli; cast, Douglas Silva, Darlan Cunha. Pre-production

Mainline

Email: info@mainlinereleasing.com

Web site: www.mainlinereleasing.com

Office: 515; (310) 869 2585

Attending: Tannaz Anisi, senior VP, intl. sales; Marc Greenberg, president

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Chain Reaction," horror; producer, Hanns-Arndt Jovy; director, Olaf Ittenbach; cast, Christopher Kriesa, Jurgen Prochnow, Martina Ittenbach. A prison bus collides with a car in the woods, killing most of the inmates. Completed

"Jekyll + Hyde," horror; producers, David Court, Nick Stillwell, Ean Thorloy; director, Nick Stillwell; cast, Bryan Fisher, Bree Turner, Maria del Mar. Two young medical students begin illicitly experimenting with Ecstasy. Completed

"Venice Underground," action; producer, Jeff Most; director, Eric DelaBarre; cast, Eric Mobius, Edward Furlong, Randall Batinkoff. A group of police cadets form a unit to bust dealers along the Venice Beach Boardwalk. Completed

Mandate

Email: info@mandatepictures.com

Office: Ritz Carlton

Attending: Joe Drake, president; Mall Kinberg, exec VP, head of intl. sales & distribution; Helen Lee Kim, VP intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Juno," comedy; producers, Mason Novick, John Malkovich, Lianne Halfon; director, Brand Silberling. A unique 16-year-old is faced with an unplanned pregnancy and makes a decision to find perfect adoptive parents. Pre-production

"Solstice," thriller; producer, James Stern; director, Daniel Myrick. Friends unlock secrets from their past when the barrier between the living and the dead is opened. Pre-production

"The Waiting," thriller; producers, Paul Brooks, Marianne Maddalena; director, Alexandre Aja. After the death of a child, parents move in hopes of repairing their shattered lives. Pre-production

The Match Factory

Email: info@matchfactory.de

Office: 123; (49) 30 246 497 460

Attending: Michael Weber, managing director; Martina Knabe, sales manager; Tobias Pausinger, sales manager

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Grbavica," drama; producers, Barbara Albert, Damir Ibrahimovic, Bruno Wagner; director, Jasmila Zbanic; cast, Mirjana Karanovic, Luna Mijovic, Leon Lucev. To get a discount for the class trip, 12-year-old Sara needs the death certificate of her father, who she believes died as a war hero. Completed

"Madeinusa," romance; producers, Jose Maria Morales, Antonio Chavarrias, Claudia Llosa; director, Llosa; cast, Magaly Solier, Carlos Juan De La Torre, Yiliana Chong. Everything changes in the life of a Peruvian girl when a young man from Lima arrives in the village. Completed

Max Films

Email: international@maxfilms.ca

Web site: www.maxfilms.ca

Office: Movenpick Hotel; (49) 30 23 00 60

Attending: Roger Frappier, president & producer; Alexandra Wernester, director, intl. sales & marketing; Felize Frappier, coordinator intl. sales & festivals

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Saint Martyrs of the Damned," suspense; producers, Roger Frappier, Luc Vandal; director, Robin Aubert; cast, Francois Chenier, Isabelle Blais, Monique Mercure. A journalist and photographer embark on a mission to investigate disappearances. Completed

"The Secret Life of Happy People," romantic comedy; producers, Roger Frappier, Luc Vandal; director, Stephane Lapointe. A 24-year-old man falls in love with a woman on a mission. Post

"Revenge: A User's Guide," dark comedy; producers, Roger Frappier, Luc Vandal; director, Jean-Francois Pouliot. An accountant has the surprise of his life when he fights back after years of harassement. In development

Media 8

Email: audreyd@media8ent.com

Web site: www.media8entertainment.com

Office: Ritz Carlton, Suite 539; (49) 3033 777 1539

Attending: Brian O'Shea, senior VP, worldwide distribution; Tatyana Joffe, VP worldwide distribution

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Man About Town," comedy; producers, Jack Binder, Michael Rotenberg, Sammy Lee; director, Mike Binder; cast, Ben Affleck, Rebecca Romijn. Atop Hollywood talent agent finds his perfect life threatened when he discovers that his wife is cheating on him. Completed

"Lovewrecked," comedy; producers, Joe Anderson, Wendy Thorlakson, Sammy Lee; director, Randal Kleiser; cast, Amanda Bynes, Chris Carmack, Jamie-Lynn Discala. Eighteen-year-old Jenny is ecstatic when she finds herself "marooned" on a tropical island with her favorite rock star. Completed

"The Girls' Guide to Hunting and Fishing," romantic comedy; producers, Gigi Pritzker, Deborah Del Prete; director, Marc Klein; cast, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Alec Baldwin. A young book editor faces the pressure of leaving her college boyfriend for a publishing playboy. Pre-production

Media Asia

Email: frederick_tsui@mediaasia.com

Web site: www.mediaasia.com

Office: 518; (49) 30 25 89 49 13

Attending: Frederick Tsui, senior manager, distribution & production; June Huichun Wu, manager, distribution sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Isabella," drama; producers, Hocheung Pang, Chapman To; director, Pang; cast, To, Isabella Leong. A man's life turns upside down when a girl he thought he had a one-nighter with claims she is his daughter. Completed

"Exiled," thriller; producer-director, Johnnie To; cast, Anthony Wong, Richie Jen, Francis Nu. Four hit men have an ultimate showdown with another goon who shoots down their former comrade. In production.

"Moonlight in Tokyo," drama; producer, Andrew Lau; directors, Alan Mak, Felix Chong; cast, Leon Lai, Chapman To. A mentally challenged man is duped into moonlighting as an escort after he is abandoned by his family in Tokyo. Completed

Media Luna

Email: info@medialuna-entertainment.de

Web site: www.medialuna-entertainment.de

Office: Martin Gropius Rau

Attending: Ida Martins, managing director; Abike Lisa Ullrich, sales manager; Francesca Breccia, festival & marketing manager

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Go Etxebeste!," comedy; producer, Jose Maria Lara-Inaki Gomez; director, Asier Altuna-Telmo Esnal; cast, Ramon Agirre, Elena Irureta, Paco Sagarzazu. The Etxebeste family sets off for Marbella on holiday, but don't have a penny to their name. Screening

"3[degrees] Colder," drama; producers, Corinna Mehner-Martin Husmann, Martin Cichy, Karsten Aurich; director, Florian Hoffmeister; cast, Bibiana Beglau, Sebastian Blomberg, Joahnn Von Bulow. Friends are forced to contemplate questions of love. Screening

"Every Colour of the Sea Is Cold," TV movie; producer, Olafur Rongvaldsson; director, Anna Th. Rognvaldsdottir; cast, Hilmir Snaer Gudnason, Thorunn Larusdottir, Jon Saemundur Audarson. A lawyer is appointed defense council in what looks like an open-and-shut murder case. Screening

Minerva

Email: minerva@minervapictures.com

Web site: www.minervapictures.com

Office: 115; (49) 30 246497402, fax (49) 30 246497403

Attending: Gianluca Curti, chairman-CEO; Loris Curci, head, intl. sales department; Tereza Knapp, intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Hate 20," horror; director, Grewsom Lee; cast, P. Mason, C. Conti, O. Shuvalova. Internal conflicts and disturbing secrets float to the surface when five girls spend a week in a secluded cottage. Post

"The Big Question," docu; directors, Francesco Cabras, Alberto Molinari; cast, Monica Bellucci, Mel Gibson. A group of people are asked their own perception of the divine. Completed

"Balcancan," black comedy; producers, Darko Mitrevski, Gianluca Curti, Alessandro Verdecchi; director, Mitrevski; cast, Vlado Jovanovski, Adolfo Margiotta, Branko Djuric. A journey across the Balkan countries in search of a dead body wrapped up in a carpet. Completed

Mirovision

Email: sales@mirovision.com

Web site: www.mirovision.com

Office: 113

Attending: Jason Chae, CEO; Mina Suh, head of intl.; Soojin Jung, manager

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"My Wedding Campaign," romantic comedy; producers, Woo-hyun Hwang, Jae-woo Hwang; director, Byeng-gug Hwang; cast, Jae-young Jung, Ae Su, Jun-sang Yu. Two rustic bachelors find their destinies. Completed

"Loft," thriller; producers, Jason Chae, Hirai Humihiro, Kanno Satoshi, Hosono Yoshiro, Arai Haruhiko; director, Kurosawa Kiyoshi; cast, Nakatani Miki, Toyokawa Etsushi. Completed

"Dasepo Naughty Girls," comedy; producer, Dong-kyu Ahn; director, J-yong E.; cast, Ok-bin Kim, Jin-woo Park, Kyun Lee. Post

MK2

Email: sales@mk2.com

Web site: www.mk2-catalogue.com

Office: Stand Unifrance; (33) 6 08 94 88 73

Attending: Matthieu Giblin, head of sales; Mathilde Henrot, head of sales; Jean Francois Deveau, head of acquisitions

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"13-Tzameti," thriller; director, Gela Babluani; cast, Georges Babluani, Aurelien Recoing, Pascal Bongard. A young man has decided to follow instructions intended for someone else, without knowing where they will take him. Screening

"Frankie," drama; producers, Bruno Petit, Xavier Durringer; director, Fabienne Berthaud; cast, Diane Kruger, Jeanic Gravelines, Brigitte Catillon. A model reaches the end of her career, disillusioned, as she appears not to be young or beautiful enough. Screening

"L'iceberg," comedy; producer, Courage Mon Amour; directors, Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon, Bruno Romy; cast, Gordon, Dominique Abel, Lucy Tulugarjuk. Fiona is happy until one day she gets accidentally locked into a walk-in fridge. Screening

MonteCristo

Email: Info@MonteCristoEntertainment.com

Web site: www.MonteCristoEntertainment.com

Office: Grand Hyatt; (49) 30 25 53 12 34

Attending: Michael Taverna, CEO-president; Cindy Nelson-Mullen, sales & marketing

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Restart," thriller; producers, Axman Prod., Karla Stojakova; director, Julius Sevcik; cast, Lenka Krobotova, Anna Polivkova, Filip Capka. Completed

"1942," action; producer, Leon Tong; director, Kelvin Tong; cast, Hiroyuki Hasegawa, Seiichiro Okawa, Toshihide Onisuka. Five soldiers in WWll are trying to reach their own lines and are stopped by a ghost. Completed

"Apartment 1303," horror; director, Ataru Oikawa. The suicide of Mariko's younger sister follows a string of suspected previous suicides. Pre-production

MovieBank-Quantum

Email: sales@quantummoviebank.com

Web site: www.moviebankquanturn.com

Office: 11 Potsdamer Platz Suite 538; (49) 30 2589 49 22

Attending: Jamie Thompson, director of sales; Grant Raynham, exec consultant

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Eye of the Dolphin," family; producer, Susan Johnson; director, Michael D. Sellers; cast, Carly Schroeder, Adrian Dunbar, George Harris. When a teen is expelled from school, she is forced to live with a father she has never met. Post

"Karla," crime; producer, Michael D. Sellers; director, Joel Bender; cast, Laura Prepon, Misha Collins, Patrick Bauchau. Based on the true story of Canada's most notorious serial killers. Completed

"Don't Tell," drama; producer, Peer J. Oppenheimer; director, Isaac H. Eaton; cast, Alison Eastwood, James Wlcek, Bonnie Root. Rollie's children are coming home to bury their father, but with their homecoming they must confront the old wounds. Completed

Moviehouse

Email: info@moviehouseent.com

Web site: www.moviehouseent.com

Office: 131; (49) 30 246 497 413

Attending: Gary Phillips, managing director, head of sales; Mark Vennis, managing director, head of acquisitions

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Rampage," docu; producer, Gabrielle Dalton; director, George Gittoes. Three brothers, two war zones, one chance. Completed

"The Magician," comedy; producer, Michele Bennett; director, Scott Ryan; cast, Ryan. A mockumentary following a day in the life of a Melbourne-based hitman. Completed

"Studs," comedy; producers, Fiach Mac Conghail, Cuan Mac Conghail; director, Paul Mercier; cast, Brendan Gleeson. Follows the topsy-turvy fortunes of amateur football team Emmet Rovers as they go from zeros to heroes. Completed

Myriad

Email: maxine.leonard@myriadpictures.com

Web site: www.myriadpictures.com

Office: 36; (49) 30 246 497 509

Attending: Kirk D'Amico, president-CEO; Ann Dubinet, president of distribution; Jim Harvey, exec director, sales & distribution

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Factory Girl," drama; producers, Holly Wiersma, Richard Galub; director, George Hickenlooper; cast, Sienna Miller, Guy Pearce, Hayden Christensen. Rich and beautiful, Edie Sedgwick's life changes forever when she meets Andy Warhol. Post

"Van Wilder 2: The Rise of Taj," comedy; producers, Robert Levy, Peter Abrams, Andrew Panay; director, Mort Nathan; cast, Kai Penn. Set at Oxford, Taj, Van Wilder's No. 1 party liaison protege, takes on upper-class twits. Post

"Copying Beethoven," drama; producers, Sidney Kimmel, Michael Taylor, Stephen Rivele; director, Agnieszka Holland; cast, Ed Harris, Diane Kruger. The obsessed and tormented relationship between Ludwig von Beethoven and his beautiful young copywriter. Post

New Films

Email: cori@newfilmsint.com

Office: Grand Hyatt; (49) 30 25 53 12 34

Attending: Nesim Hason, president; Izak Saul, VP, Asia & Latin American markets; Stefania Vitali, VP, Western Europe & Australia

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Living & Dying," action; producers, Brandon Baker, Nesim Hason, Ron Gell; director, Jon Keeyes; cast, Edward Furlong, Michael Madsen, Bai Ling. Three robbers are forced to become heroes and save hostages. Post

"The Dying Gaul," thriller; producers, Campbell Scott, George Van Buskirk; director, Craig Lucas; cast, Patricia Clarkson, Peter Sarsgaard, Campbell Scott. A tale of betrayal and revenge set in the world of the Hollywood elite. Completed

"The Thing About My Folks," comedy; producers, Paul Reiser, Jeffrey Silver, Bobby Newmyer; director, Reiser; cast, Peter Falk, Reiser, Olympia Dukakis. A father and son set out on an impromptu road trip. Completed

Nonstop

Email: info@nonstopsales.net

Web site: www.nonstopsales.net

Office: Scandinavian Films Stand; (46) 70 41 69 983

Attending: Michael Werner, sales director; Judith Toth, sales & marketing manager; Karin Thun, sales exec

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Nina's Journey," drama; producer, Kaska Krosny; director, Nina Einhorn; cast, Agnieszka Grochowska, Maria Chwalibog. The true story of Einhorn's life. Completed

"Frostbite," producer, Magnus Paulsson; director, Anders Banke; cast, Petra Nielsen, Grete Havneskold, Jonas Karlstrom. A vampire story about Annika and her daughter, who just moved to a small town in northern Sweden. Completed

"Le Regard," drama; producer, Egil Odegard; director, Nour-Eddine Lakhmari; cast, Jacques Zabor, Florian Cadiou, Abdellah Didane. Photographer Tueis returns to Morocco, where, as a young soldier, he took part in atrocities committed by the troops. Completed

Nordisk

Email: contact@nordiskfilm.com

Web site: www.sales.nordiskfilm.com

Office: 0.04; (45) 21206987

Attending: Susan Wendt, sales exec; Klaus Rasmussen, sales exec; Torben Jorgensen, sales exec

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Johnny Was," action; producers, Lars Hermann, Brendan Foley, Tom Maguire, Patrick FitzSymons, Paul Largan, Ira Besserman; director, Mark Hammond; cast, Vinnie Jones, Patrick Bergin, Eriq La Salle. When former comrades escape from Brixton prison, Johnny's past finally catches up with him. Completed

"Baba's Cars," action; producer, H.P. Lundh; director, Rafael Edholm; cast, Andreas Wilson, Sara Sommerfeld, Goran Forsmark. An action comedy about ordinary people in absurd situations. Completed

"Percy, Buffalo Bill and I," family; producer, Anne Ingvar; director, Anders Gustafsson; cast, Borje Ahlstedt, Lena Stromdahl, Hampus Nystrom. Ulf thinks this is going to be an ordinary summer. Completed

Nova

Email: sales@cp2000.cz

Office: Czech Film Center; 420 724 257 833

Attending: Eliska Fuchsova

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Wrong Side Up," comedy; producer, Pavel Strnad; director, Petr Zelenka; cast, Ivan Trojan, Zuzana Sulajova, Jiri Bartoska. A love story is an excuse to meet people in search of love and understanding. Completed

"From Subway With Love," comedy; director, Filip Renc; cast, Zuzana Kanocz, Marek Vasut, Simona Stasova. Both Jana and her daughter Laura are principally involved in the eternal search for the right man. Completed

"Taming Crocodiles," family; producer, Miloslav Smidmajer; director, Marie Polednakova; cast, Miroslav Etzler, Ingrid Timkova, Jiri Madl. A comedy dealing with the fact that no one wants to be alone. Completed

Nu Image-Millennium

Email: sales@nuimge.net

Office: Grand Hyatt Berlin; 49 30 2553 1234

Attending: Danny Dimbort, co-chairman; David Lamping, president, distribution; Christian Mercuri, VP

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Rambo 4," action; cast, Sylvester Stallone. John Rambo is back in the latest installment of the popular film series. Pre-production

"Home of the Brave," director, Irwin Winkler; cast, Samuel L. Jackson, Jessica Biel. A group of Iraqi war veterans return home only to realize that war has changed them. Pre-production

"The King of California," director, Michael Cahill; cast, Michael Douglas. A precocious teenager is reunited with her eccentric father and accompanies him on a hunt for buried treasures. Pre-production

Odyssey

Email: sales@odyssey-entertainment.co.uk

Office: Grand Hyatt; (49) 30 2553 1234

Attending: Ralph Kamp, chairman-CEO: Pascal Degove, head of sales; James Scott, sales & contracts exec

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Power of the Dark Crystal," family; producers, Lisa Henson, Scott Stewart; director, Genndy Tartakovsky. The Certain creatures now protect the crystal that maintains the balance of power in the kingdom. Pre-production

"Renaissance," animation; producers, Aton Soumache, Roch Lener; director, Christian Volckman; cast, Daniel Craig, Ian Holm, Jonathan Pryce. A young scientist is kidnapped, and her only chance is a cop ensnared in a Paris of the future. Completed

"Fade to Black," thriller; producers, Barnaby Thompson, Jonathan Olsberg; director, Oliver Parker; cast, Danny Huston, Paz Vega, Diego Luna. When an actor is killed on his set, Orson Welles is drawn into a web of murder. Completed

Pathe Distribution

Email: sales@patheinternational.fr

Web site: www.patheinternational.com

Office: 35; (49) 246 497 464

Attending: Christine Hayet, deputy managing director intl. & catalog; Antoine Cochet, sales exec; Mayalen de Croisoeuil, sales exec

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Incontrolable," comedy; producer, Abel Nahmias; director, Raffy Shart; cast, Michael Youn, Thierry Lhermitte, Patrick Timsit. A washout screenwriter is falling apart after being hit by lightning and starts hearing an inner voice. Completed

"Camping," comedy; producer, Patrick Godeau; director, Fabien Onteniente; cast, Mathilde Seigner, Gerard Lanvin, Franck Dubosc. For campers at Blue Waves, it seems like it's the rest of the year that they put their lives on hold. Post

"La Maison du benheur," drama; producer, Claude Berri; director, Dany Boon; cast, Daniel Prevost, Boon, Michele Laroque. Charles pays tremendous attention to the smallest expense and his attitude is becoming less acceptable to his wife. Post

Pathe London

Email: international.sales@patheuk.com

Web site: www.pathe.co.uk

Office: 35, Martin Gropius Rau; (49) 246 497 464

Attending: Mike Runagall, head of Pathe Pictures Intl.; Claire Taylor, consultant; Riaya Aboul Ela, marketing & publicity manager

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Big Nothing," dark comedy; producers, Andras Hamori, Gabriella Stollenwerck; director, Jean-Baptiste Andrea cast, Simon Pegg, David Schwimmer Natascha McElhone. A frustrated unemployed teacher decides to take revenge on life by joining forces with an unpredictable scammer. In production

"Untitled Michael Apted Football Project," docu.; producer, Eileen Gregory; director, Michael Apted. Six stories intertwine in an examination of the social impact of football across the world. In production

"Mischief Night," drama; producers, Abl Bach, Willow Grylls; director, Penny Woolcock; cast, Kelli Hollis, Qasim Akhtar, Holly Kenny. Chaos ensues when all of life's goings-on crawl out from under the bedcovers. Post

Peace Arch

Email: films@peacearch.com

Office: Grand Hyatt Berlin; (49) 30 25 53 12 34

Attending: Penny Wolf, managing director; Lissa Lebel, sales director

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Arritmia," drama; producer, Michiyo Yoshizaki; director, Vicente Penarrocha; cast, Rupert Evans, Derek Jacobi, Natalia Verbeke. A captive at Guantanamo Bay tries to discover who he was and who he has become. Post

"Chapter 27," drama; producer, Robert Salerno; director, J.P. Schaefer; cast, Jared Leto, Lindsay Lohan. No one can survive becoming a legend. In production

"Delirious," comedy; producer, Robert Salerno; director, Tom Dicillo; cast, Steve Buscemi, Michael Pitt, Alison Lohman. Looks at fame from both sides of the lens. Post

PorchLight

Email: dassistant@porchlight.com

Web site: www.porchlight.com

Office: (818) 749 0024

Attending: Adam Wright, senior VP worldwide sales; Zac Reeder, head of acquisitions

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Meltdown," action adventure; producer, Harvey Kahn; director, J.P. Howell; cast, Casper Van Dien. A solar event results in a chain reaction that causes temperatures to soar. Completed

"Safe Harbor," thriller; cast, Tracy Gold. Completed

"The Kid & I," comedy; producers, Penelope Spheeris, Tom Arnold; director, Spheeris; cast, Arnold, Linda Hamilton, Henry Winkler. Completed

Push

Email: info@pushworldwide.com

Web site: www.pushworldwide.com

Office: Marriott; (49) 30 22 O0 O0

Attending: Jelena Tadic, sales & acquisitions

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Zzyzx," thriller; producer, Richard Halpern; director, Halpern; cast, Kenny Johnson, Robyn Cohen, Ryan Fox. The road becomes the place where destinies collide in a surreal way. Completed

"Kids Who Rip," children; producer-director, Rod Parmenter; Features the next generation of extreme sports superstars. Completed

"Sssslither," horror; producer, Joe Genier; director, Pat Harrington; cast, Jess Greene, Dana Alexanders, Trey Lockhart. A deadly plague of mutant eels overwhelms a small town. Post

Rezo

Email: infosrezo@rezofilms.com

Web site: www.rezofilms.com

Office: 37; (33) 6 61 35 45 80

Attending: Cecile Gaget, head, intl. sales; Laurent Danielou, head, intl. acquisitions

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Jade Warrior," director, A.J. Annila; cast, Markku Peltola, Zhang Jingchu. Combines Finnish and Chinese mythologies into one homage to kung fu genre. Post

"The Exterminating Angels," drama; director, Jean-Claude Brisseau; cast, Fredric Van Den Driessche, Maroussia Dubreuil, Marie Allan. Explores the blur between fiction and real life, desire and lust. Post

"Not Here to Be Loved," romantic comedy; director, Stephanie Brize; cast, Patrick Chesnais, Anne Consigny. A 50-year-old bailiff abandons the idea that life could give him pleasure until he takes a tango lesson. Screening

Roissy

Email: contact@roissyfilms.com

Web site: www.roissyfilms.com

Office: 37; (49) 030 246 497 532

Attending: Raphael Berdugo, president; Beatrice Roig, intl. sales for new films

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Marock," drama; director, Laila Marrakchi; cast, Morjana El Aloui, Matthieu Boujenah, Razika Simozrag. A voyage into the wired-out universe of Casablanca's golden youth. Completed

"Friends Forever," comedy; director, Patrice Leconte; cast, Josiane Baiasko, Michel Blanc, Gerard Jugnot. A group of lifelong friends have a week of wild adventures during a summer vacation at a seaside resort. Completed.

"Those Happy Days," comedy; directors, Eric Toledano, Olivier Nakache; cast, Jean-Paul Rouve, Marilou Berry, Omar Sy. A young summer camp director has to manage the daily craziness of a group of kids. Completed

Schwartz & Co.

Email: bill@schwartzcompany.com

Web site: www.schwartzcompany.com

Office: Buyers Lounge; (310) 266 7804

Attending: Bill Schwartz, CEO

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Night of the Living Dead," horror; director, George Romero. One of 15 newly colorized feature films.

"Puff the Magic Dragon Collection," animation; producer, Fred Wolf; One of five award-winning animated specials.

"The Secret of the Little Mermaid," animation; One of five 75-minute-long animated films. In production

Screen Media

Email: info@screenmedia.net

Web site: www.screenmedia.net

Office: 119

Attending: Almira Malyshev, VP, intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery"

"Around the Fire," drama; director, John Jacobsen; cast, Devon Sawa, Tara Reid. Coming-of-age drama set in the tie-dyed world of Deadheads. Completed

"Chapter Zero," comedy; director, Aaron Mendelsohn; cast, Dylan Walsh, Colm Meaney, Penelope Ann Miller. A young novelist's world is turned upside down by a sultry publisher. Completed

Shochiku

Email: ibd@shochiku.co.jp

Web site: www.shochikufilms.com

Office: 124; (49) 246 497 468, fax (49) 246 497 469

Attending: Teruki Matsumoto, managing director, theatrical distribution; Masaki Koga, head of intl. business division; Satoko Ishida, assistant manager, sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Helen the Baby Fox," family; director, Keita Kouno; cast, Takao Osawa, Yasuko Matsuyuki. A boy finds a baby fox that's lost its parents in the wilderness.

"Big Bang Love, Juvenile A," drama; director, Takashi Miike; cast, Ryuhei Matsuda, Masanobu Ando, Ryo Ishibashi. What troubled young men see on the other side of their iron-barred cells.

"Shinobi," action; director, Ten Shimoyama; cast, Joe Odagiri, Yukie Nakama. Ninja action meets Romeo & Juliet.

Shoreline

Email: sales@shorelineentertainment.com

Web site: www.shorelineentertainment.com

Office: 437 Martin Gropius Bau; (49) 30 33 777 6220

Attending: Sam Eigen, director of worldwide distribution; Brian Sweet, director of intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Dark Corners," horror; producer, Nigel Thomas; director, Ray Gower; cast, Thora Birch, Toby Stephens, Christien Anholt. A woman lives two lives, one in her dreams and one in reality. Post

"Voodoo Lagoon," horror; producers, Martin Brown, David Cohen, Nigel Thomas; director, Nicholas Cohen; cast, Ashley Hamilton, John Noble, Lara Cox. A group of college students are lured to a remote tropical island to fulfill a voodoo prophecy. Post

"Fifth Patient," thriller; producers, Amir Mann, Darren Moorman, Morris Ruskin; director, Mann; cast, Nick Chinlund, Brendan Fehr, Isaach Debankole. An American awakes in a remote African hospital, his memory wiped from existence. Post

Showbox-Mediaplex

Email: sonyakim@showbox.co.kr

Web site: www.showbox.co.kr

Office: 539; (49) 30 2589 4914

Attending: Judy Ahn, VP of intl. business; Chris Lee, acquisition exec, Agnes Lee, sales manager

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Running Wild," action; producer, Sung-goo Han; director, Sung-soo Kim; cast, Sang-woo Kwon, Ji-tae Yoo, Byung-ho Son. A homicide cop and a prosecutor fight for justice. Completed

"The Art of Seduction," comedy; producer, Yong-bae Choi; director, Kihwan Oh; cast, Ye-jin Son, Il-kook Song, Young Hyun. Seducer meets seductress in a romantic battle between flirt experts. Completed

"The Intimate," erotic drama; producer, Hyun-tae Park; director, Tae-eun Kim; cast, Hyun-ah Sung, Dong-hyuk Cho. An engaged women falls in love with another man. Completed

Showcase

Email: linda@showcaseentertainment.com

Web site: www.showcaseentertainment.com

Office: 20

Attending: David A. Jackson, president; Bruce Livingston, CFO; Scott Bedno, director of intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Dallas 362," thriller; producers, Gregory Sabotino, Kip Konwiser; director, Scott Caan; cast, Jeff Goldblum, Kelly Lynch, Shawn Hatosy. Two friends choosing between a life of crime and going straight decide on one more caper.

"The Misadventures of Victor Arnet," comedy; producer, Rgbi Michael; director, Gal Katzir; cast, Joe W. Anthony, Corey Allen, Danielle Taddei. An encounter with the boss of his company leads Victor on a misadventure of epic proportions.

"National Lampoon's Cattle Call," comedy; producer, Josi W. Konski; director, Martin Guigui; cast, Nicole Eggert, Deidrich Bader, Jonathan Winters. The owner of a successful Internet dating service and his friend resort to starting a fake casting agency to find true love.

Show East

Email: jan@showeast.co.kr

Web site: showeast.co.kr/eng

Office: 06; 82 10 3013 5628

Attending: Michelle Son, head, intl. business; Jan Chung, manager of intl. business; Luna Choo, assistant manager of intl. business.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Bravo My Life," drama; producer, Bae Yong-kook; director, Park Heung-sik; cast, Moon So-ri, Lee Jae-eung, Yoon Jin-seo. A middle school student believes he lost his mother because of a "letter of luck." Completed

"April Snow," drama; producer, Kang Bong-rae; director, Hur Jin-ho; cast, Bae Yong-joon, Son Ye-jin. Unexpected incidents shake two people's serene lives. Completed

"Mokdugi Video," horror; producer-director, Yun Jun-hyung; cast, Jo Youn-ho, Yang A-ram. A hidden camera captures a ghost at a motel and leads to a shocking story. Completed

Sogepaq

Email: sogepaqint@sogecable.com

Web site: www.sogecinesogepaq.com

Office: 26; (34) 610 230 554

Attending: Simon De Santiago, director, production & intl.; Sophie De Mac Mahon, head, intl. sales; Beatriz Setuain, sales exec

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Volando Voy," drama; director, Miguel Albalandejo; cast, Borja Navas, Fernando Tejero, Mariola Fuentes. A boy has an unusual ability as a driver and a car thief. Completed

"Round Two," drama; director, Daniel Cebrian; cast, Alex Gonzalez, Dario Grandinetti, Eva Marciel. Angel has few friends and a not very promising boxing career. Completed

"Princesas," drama; director, Fernando Leon De Aranoa; cast, Candela Pena, Micaela Nevarez, Mariana Cordero. Story about two women, two whores, two princesses. Completed

SPI

Email: katarzyna_kornacka@spi.pl

Web site: www.spi.pl

Attending: Piotr Reisch, president; Ewa Lipinska, general manager; Anna Traczewska, marketing manager

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Tulips," drama; director, Jacek Borcuch; cast, Tadeusz Plucinski, Jan Nowicki, Maegorzata Braunek. A story about old friends starting new lives. Completed "It's Me Now," drama; director, Anna Jadowska; cast, Agnieszka Warchulska, Ewa Szykulska, Marcin Marczewski. Hanka dumps her partner and disappears without a word. Completed

"Clear Blue Sky," drama; director, Boguslaw Linda; cast, Beata Kawka, Joanna Brodzik. Beata and Sygita meet as teenagers in small-town Poland of the '80s. Pre-production

Storm

Email: storment95@aol.com

Web site: www.stormentertainment.com

Office: Grand Hyatt Hotel; (310) 251 7200

Attending: H. Michael Heuser, president-CEO

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"There Goes the Neighborhood," comedy; producer, Rosanne Milliken; director, Bob Clark. An innocent couple soon learns that their friendly neighbors are a shade too friendly. Pre-production "KU*," action; producers, Andrea Binda, Robert Golden; director, Golden; A state assassin seeks revenge for the murder of his lover. Pre-production

"These Foolish Things," romance; producers, Julia Taylor-Stanley, Paul Sarony; director, Taylor-Stanley; cast, Anjelica Huston, Lauren Bacall, Terence Stamp. Ambitious young hopefuls stumble through the pitfalls of London's theatrical establishment on a rags-to-riches quest. Completed

Summit

Email: markets@summit-ent.com

Office: Grand Hyatt; (49) 30 25 53 12 34

Attending: Patrick Wachsberger, president-CEO; David Garrett, exec VP; Harold Van Lier, VP, sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Adrift," thriller; producers, Dan Maag, Philip Schulz-Deyle; director, Hans Horn; cast, Eric Dane, Ali Hillis, Susan May Pratt. Based on a true story of a day cruise that got stranded off the Pacific coast. Completed

"Bridge to Terabithia," fantasy; producer, Hall Lieberman; director, Gabor Csupo; cast, Annasophia Robb, Josh Hutcherson. The story of an 11-year-old boy and girl who create an imaginary land called Terabithia. Pre-production

"Miss Poller," drama; producers, Mike Medavoy, Arnold Messer, David Thwaites; director, Chris Noonan; cast, Renee Zellweger, Ewan McGregor. An intimate exploration of Beatrix Potter's heart and imagination. Pre-production

Svensk

Email: anita.simovic@sf.se

Web site: www.sfinternational.se

Office: 28

Attending: Ann-Kristin Westerberg, senior VP; Anita Simovic, intl. sales manager; Johan Mardell, head of production

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Mastermind," thriller; producer, Ole Sondberg; director, Peter Flinth; cast, Krister Henriksson, Johanna Sallstrom, Ola Rapace. A woman is found hanged from the roof, her body emptied of blood. Completed

"Lorange, Muffin & Dartanjange," animation; producer, Johanna Bergenstrale; director, Igor Veyshtagin. Despite Lorange being a grown-up, all he wants to do is play and avoid work. Completed

"Pettson & Findus--Pettson's Promises," animation; producer, Claes Dietman; directors, Jorgen Lersdam, Anders Sorensen. Completed

Telepool

Email: skowronnek@telepool.de

Web site: www.telepool.de

Office: 126; (49) 30 246 497 479

Attending: Thomas Weymar, CEO; Marc Gabizon, deputy managing director; Philippe van Doornick, deputy managing director

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Wholetrain," drama; producers, Christoph Mueller, Sven Burgemeister; director, Florian Gaag; cast, Mike Adler, Florian Renner, Elyas M'Barek. In defense of their honor and reputation, the "Keep Steel Burning Crew" sets off to spray a commuter train. Completed

"More Than 1000 Words," docu; producer, Oliver Berben; director, Solo Avital; cast, Ziv Koren, Galit Gutman, Shira Koren, Gutman. Explores what drives a family man to photograph in a war zone. Completed

"Through This Night," drama; producers, Alena Rimbach, Herbert Rimbach; director, Dagmar Knoepfel; cast, Corinna Harfouch, Boleslav Polivka, Petr Forman. Story of Czech author and libertine Bozena Nemcova. Completed

TF1

Email: ajimmy@tf1.fr

Web site: www.tf1international.fr

Office: 106; (49) 30 246 497 481, fax (49) 30 246 497 483

Attending: Patrick Binet; Sara May; Nicolas Eschback, senior VP, intl. sales & co-productions

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"La Vie en rose," biopic; producer, Alain Goldman; director, Oliver Dahan; cast, Marion Cotillard, Sylvie Testud, Gerard Depardieu. From the slums of Paris to the limelight of New York, Edith Piaf's life was a battle to sing and survive. In production

"The Besieged Fortress," producers, Thierry Commissionat, Francois Calderon; director, Philippe Calderon. In the African savannah, termites are hard at work when disaster strikes.

"Crime Insiders," producer, Eric Neve; director, Frederic Schoendoerffer; cast, Benoit Magimel, Philippe Caubere, Beatrice Dalle. The brutal world of Parisian organized crime. Post

Three Dots

Email: michelle@3dots-entertainment.com

Web site: www.3dots-entertainment.com

Office: ?920-999-305

Attending: Michelle Yeh, producer, principal

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Catch," comedy; producer, Aileen Li; director, D.J. Chen; cast, Tony Yang, Abe Tsuyoshi, King Chin. A film extra is sent undercover to infiltrate Taiwan's largest fraud organization. Completed

"My DNA Says I Love You," romance; producer, Michelle Yeh; director, Robin Lee.

"The Heirloom," horror; producer, Michelle Yeh; director, Leste Chen; cast, Terri Kwan, Jason Chang, Tender Huang. A young couple inherits a house in which past inhabitants had raised "child ghosts." Completed

Toei

Email: international@toei.co.jp

Web site: www.toei.co.jp

Office: 510

Attending: Yasuhiko Nakajima, manager, intl. sales; Hideyuki Baba, L.A. office manager; Tadayuki Okubo, manager, intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Yamato," action; director, Junya Sato; cast, Takashi Sorimachi, Shidou Nakamura. The world's largest battleship sets off on its suicide mission to Okinawa in 1945. Screening

"Under the Same Moon," drama; director, Kenta Kukasaku; cast, Yosuke Kubozuka, Edison Chen. Since childhood, Tetsuya has wanted to become a doctor to cure Emi's heart disease. Screening

"Memories of Tomorrow," drama; director, Yukihiko Tsutsumi; cast, Ken Watanabe, Kanako Higuchi. A couple fight early Alzheimer's disease.

TorchLight

Email: soniam@torchlightent.com

Office: Hyatt Hotel; 818 448 1451

Attending: Sonia Mehandjiyska, director, intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Milwaukee, Minnesota," action; producers, Jeff Kirshbaum, Michael J. Brody; director, Allan Mindel; cast, Troy Garity, Randy Quaid, Bruce Dern. A young man who's been labeled mentally ill is left on his own after his mother's murder. Completed

"Land of Canaan," thriller; producer, Jefferson Richard; director, Reginald LaFrance; cast, Laura Dern, Tara Reid, Edward Furlong. At the turn of the 20th century, Goldfield, Nev., was the playground for the rich and famous. Pre-production

"The Genesis Project," thriller; producers, Don Hauer, Frank E. Johnson; director, Johnson; cast, Henry Winkler, John Savage. A college psychology assignment on serial killers goes horribly wrong. Pre-production

Trans-Pacific Media

Email: mail@transpacificmedia.com

Web site: www.transpacificmedia.com

Office: 310-654-1231

Attending: Laurie Woodrow, president; Dan Griffiths, senior VP

Trust

Email: post@trust-film.dk

Web site: www.trust-film.dk

Office: 28

Attending: Annakarin Wolfsberg, CEO; Tine Klint, exec sales; Natja Rosner, sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"A Soap," drama; producer, Lars Bredo Rahbek; director, Pernille Fischer Christensen; cast, Trine Dyrholm, David Dencik, Frank Thiel. A women moves away from her boyfriend and becomes the neighbor of a transsexual. Completed

"1:1 (one to one)," drama; producer, lb Tardini; director, Annette Olesen; cast, Mohammed-Ali Bakier, Joy K. Petersen, Anette Stovelbaek. A young man is badly beaten up, and many well-meaning people struggle to find who is behind the assult. Completed

"We Shall Overcome," drama; producer, Sisse Graum Jorgensen; director, Niels Arden Oplev; cast, Bent Mejding, Anders Berthelsen, Jens Jorn Spottag. When the headmaster steps over the line punishing Frits, the boy takes action against the authorities. Completed

Tube

Email: teferet@tubeentertainment.co.kr

Web site: www.tubeentertainment.co.kr

Office: KOFIC Umbrella

Altending: Eun-Young Choi, intl. business manager; Mina Kim, intl. business

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"My Captain, Mr. Underground," drama; directors, Chang-soo Song; cast, Jae-young Jung, Suh-hee Chang. In production

"Sa-kwa," drama; director, Yi-kwan Kang; cast, So-ri Moon, Tae-woo Kim, Sun-kyun Lee. Drama about love. Post

"Cello," horror; directors, Woo-chul Lee; cast, Hyun-ah Sung, Da-ahn Park, Ho-bin Jung. Completed

UGC

Email: afalampin@ugc.fr

Web site: www.ugc.fr

Office: 12; (49) 246 497 485

Attending: Said Ben Said, president; Christophe Pecot, sales exec; Romain Rojtman, sales exec

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Witnesses," drama; producer, Said Ben Said; director, Andre Techine; cast, Emmanuelle Heart, Michel Blanc, Julie Depardieu. Pre-production

"A Secret," drama; producer, Yves Marmion; director, Claude Miller; cast, Ludivine Sagnier, Cecile De France, Patrick Gruel. Pre-production

"Family Hero," producer, Said Ben Said; director, Thierry Klifa; cast, Catherine Deneuve, Gerard Lanvin, Emmanuelle Heart. In production

Unifrance

Email: contact@unifrance.org

Web site: www.unifrance.org

Office: 37, Martin Gropius Bau

Vietnam

Email: baomai@bhdvn.com

Web site: www.vietnammediacorp.com

Office: 507, Martin Gropius Bau

Attending: Ngo Bich Hanh, VP of sales & acquisition; Nguyen Phan Quang Binh, VP of production; Nguyen Bao Mai, manager of sales & acquisition

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The White Silk Dress," romantic drama; director, Luu Huynh; cast, Ngoc Anh Truong, Khanh Quoc. The story of a family, and the spirit of a country, through the determination of its people to keep their traditional culture. Post

"The Immense Floating Life," drama; director, Phan Quang Binh Nguyen. Story of a handsome duck rearer, his two children and the ducks. Pre-production

"Truong Ba's Soul in the Butcher's Body," comedy; director, Quang Dzung Nguyen; cast, Luu Phuoc Sang, Chanh Minh Tu Nguyen, Anh Thu Nguyen. Based on a legend that reflects the family relationships of Vietnamese. Completed

Vine

Email: marie@vineinternational.co.uk

Web site: www.vineinternational.co.uk

Office: (44) 7956 872065

Attending: Marie Vine, CEO

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Connected," horror; producer, Tharsi Vanhuysse; director, Pieter Van Hees; cast, Sean Brosnan, Robert Carlyle, Michael Gambon. Story of angels expelled from heaven. Pre-production

"Puritan," suspense; producer-director, Hadi Hajaig; cast, Nick Moran, David Soul, Georgina Rylance. Medium meets femme fatale. Completed

"New Town Original," drama; producers, Terry Bird, Jamie Palmer, Jason Ford; director, Ford; cast, Elliott Jordan, Katharine Peachey, Nathan Thomas. Boy meets wrong girl. Completed

Voltage

Email: sales@voltagepictures.com

Office: Berlin Marriott; (49) 30 22000

Attending: Nicolas Chartier, CEO-president; Nadine de Barros, VP, sales & acquisitions.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Sisters," thriller; producer, Ed Pressman; director, Douglas Buck; cast, Asia Argento, David Cronenberg. A lovely young woman leads a disturbingly sheltered existence at the hand of her controlling psychiatrist. Pre-production

"The Tripper," horror; producers, Rick Shephard, Evan Astrowsky; director, David Arquette; cast, David Arquette, Thomas Jane, Patricia Arquette. A group of friends head to a modern-day Woodstock concert where a killer is on the loose. In production

"Who Killed the Electric Car?," docu; producer, Jessie Deeter; director, Chris Payne. Chronicles the life and mysterious death of the EV-1. Completed

Wide

Email: wide@widemanagement.com

Web site: www.widemanagement.com

Office: Unifrance; (33) 6 60 43 96 86

Attending: Loic Magneron, manager; Agathe Valentin, intl. sales

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"Man Push Cart," drama; director, Ramin Bahrani; cast, Ahmad Razvi, Leticia Dolera, Charles Daniel Sandoval. The life of a former Pakistani rock star who now sells coffee from his cart on the streets of Manhattan. Completed

"Pavee Lackeen," drama; director, Perry Odgen; cast, Winnie Maughan, Paddy Maughan, Bonnie O'Brien. A story of an Irish Traveller girl. Completed

"Bosta," drama; producer, Fantascope Prods.; director, Philippe Aractingi; cast, Rodney El Haddad, Nadine Labaki, Mahmoud Mabsout. Explores culture clashes and celebrates the enduring values of music, dance and friendship. Completed

The Works

Web site: www.theworkslimited.com

Office: 117; (49) 30 246 497 484

Attending: Joy Wong, head intl. sales; Clare Crean, sales manager; Hannah Rothman, head marketing

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

"The Proposition," drama; producers, Cat Villiers, Chiara Menage, Chris Brown; director, John Hillcoat; cast, Guy Pearce, Ray Winstone, Danny Huston. An impossible propostion made in an attempt to bring an end to a cycle of bloody violence. Completed

"A Cock and Bull Story," comedy; producer, Andrew Eaton; director, Michael Winterbottom; cast, Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon, Shirley Henderson. A journey into the impassioned world of filmmaking. Screening

"Texas," producer, Domenico Procacci; director, Fausto Paravidino; cast, Fausto Paravidino, Riccardo Scamarcio, Valeria Golino. Claustrophobia and jealousy cause friendships on the city outskirts to disintegrate. Screening
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