- Fri May 15, 2009, 9:46 AM GMT
The writer and director team behind 'The Orphanage', Sergio Sanchez and Juan Antonio Bayona, are going to work together again for a new film.READ MORE
"The Orphanage," presented by Oscar-Nominee Guillermo del Toro, centers on a Laura (Belen Rueda from "The Sea Inside") who purchases her beloved childhood orphanage with dreams of restoring and reopening the long abandoned facility as a place for disabled children. Once there, Laura discovers that the new environment awakens her son's imagination, but the ongoing fantasy games he plays with an invisible friend quickly turn into something more disturbing. Upon seeing her family increasingly threatened by the strange occurrences in the house, Laura looks to a group of parapsychologists for help in unraveling the mystery that has taken over the place.
'Slumdog Millionaire' keeps on collecting nominations and awards from film critics as it is given six nods for the 29th London Critics' Circle Film Awards.READ MORE
Though managed to bring home seven pizes from the 22nd Goya Awards, Guillermo del Toro produced-horror 'The Orphanage' failed to win the Best Picture as the award was given to 'Solitary Fragments'READ MORE
Titles like "Run, Fat Boy, Run" and "Romulus, My Father" will have their North American premieres while those of "Persepolis" and "The Orphanage" are included in the foreign-language films slate.READ MORE
The Juan Antonio Bayona-directed movie receives fourteen nods in total, most notably that for Best Picture category.READ MORE