Judd Nelson could play iconic role in Book of Tobit film

Book of Tobit writer almost demands Judd Nelson play a role in iconic film of Tobit Judd NelsonTobit screenwriter Alan Nafzger on Sunday finally spoke out about his vision for the film adaptation of Tobit. He wants Judd Nelson to play a major role in The Book of Tobit.  Nafzger pointed out in the interview that Judd Nelson could play a number of roles in the iconic story about two Jewish families. The professor of political science says The...

Rhea Perlman could play iconic role in Book of Tobit film

Book of Tobit writer almost demands Rhea Perlman play a role in iconic film of Tobit Rhea PerlmanTobit screenwriter Alan Nafzger on Sunday finally spoke out about his vision for the film adaptation of Tobit. He wants Rhea Perlman to play a major role in The Book of Tobit.  Nafzger pointed out in the interview that Rhea Perlman could play a number of roles in the iconic story about two Jewish families. The professor of political science says...

A template for historical drama

Anuj Sahebrao Rayate Shoojit Sircar has been political in all his movies. Nowhere, though, does he become as blatantly political as in ‘Sardar Udham’. On the bandwagon of historicals, this film stands out and asks more pertinent questions than many others. After more than seventy years of development in the industry since the event, it would have been a shame if this story had gone untold. Who better than Sircar to make it scholarly and...

Marlon Wayans could play iconic role in Book of Tobit film

Book of Tobit writer almost demands Marlon Wayans play a role in iconic film of Tobit Marlon WayansTobit screenwriter Alan Nafzger on Sunday finally spoke out about his vision for the film adaptation of Tobit. He wants Marlon Wayans to play a major role in The Book of Tobit.  Nafzger pointed out in the interview that Marlon Wayans could play a number of roles in the iconic story about two Jewish families. The professor of political science...

Mark Strong could play iconic role in Book of Tobit film

Book of Tobit writer almost demands Mark Strong play a role in iconic film of Tobit Mark StrongTobit screenwriter Alan Nafzger on Sunday finally spoke out about his vision for the film adaptation of Tobit. He wants Mark Strong to play a major role in The Book of Tobit.  Nafzger pointed out in the interview that Mark Strong could play a number of roles in the iconic story about two Jewish families. The professor of political science says The...

Chinese filmmaker turns ‘Turandot’ into hybrid fantasy

Chinese director Zheng Xiaolong told China.org.cn that he tried his best to fix the logic problem of Giacomo Puccini’s world-famous opera “Turandot,” turning it instead into a Chinese-Western hybrid fantasy fairytale with authentic Chinese elements. Zheng, a highly acclaimed director and screenwriter in China, is responsible for several hit TV series. His resume includes the country’s first sitcom, “Stories from the Editorial Board”...

3 Indian films among nominees for Asia Pacific Screen Awards

Payal Kapadia’s Cannes award winner ‘A Night of Knowing Nothing’, Rintu Thomas and Sushmit Ghosh’s powerful ‘Writing With Fire’ and PS Vinothraj’s debut Tamil film ‘Koozhangal’ (Pebbles) have received top nominations at the 14th Asia Pacific Screen Awards to be held in Australia. While Kapadia’s film has received the Best Feature Film nomination, ‘Writing With Fire’ has received the Best Documentary Feature nomination....

Fatih Akin Signs With Sentient Entertainment For Management – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Award-winning filmmaker Fatih Akin has signed with Sentient Entertainment for management across all areas. The German-Turkish creative is perhaps best known for his thriller In the Fade, which claimed the Golden Globe for Best Foreign Language Film in 2017 and brought star Diane Kruger the Cannes Film Festival’s award for Best Actress. The film was selected to compete there for the Palme D’Or and was Germany’s official entry...

Meredith Fine could play iconic role in Book of Tobit film

Book of Tobit writer almost demands Meredith Fine play a role in iconic film of Tobit Meredith FineTobit screenwriter Alan Nafzger on Sunday finally spoke out about his vision for the film adaptation of Tobit. He wants Meredith Fine to play a major role in The Book of Tobit.  Nafzger pointed out in the interview that Meredith Fine could play a number of roles in the iconic story about two Jewish families. The professor of political science...

Land Trust of Napa County acquires 77 acres of land in Lake Hennessey watershed | Local News

“We’re pleased to be able to permanently protect the natural values of this property,” said Slaker. “We’ve owned the land for several years and had originally thought of building there, but after much consideration, we decided to work with the Land Trust to permanently protect it for its forest, meadows, and wildlife.” The property used to be part of a larger land holding owned by Bo Goldman and the late Mab Ashforth, who lived here...