Fremantle, Roland Joffé Team For ‘Ugly’; Series Project Based On Hugo’s ‘Hunchback’

roland joffeFremantleMedia International and Oscar-nominated director Roland Joffé are putting a new spin on Victor Hugo’s classic The Hunchback Of Notre Dame. Under a co-development partnership, Joffé (The Killing Fields, The Mission) will write a retelling of … Read More »

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Samuel Goldwyn Films Acquires ‘There Be Dragons’

Mike Fleming

Samuel Goldwyn Films bought U.S. rights on the Roland Joffe-directed There Be Dragons, a Spain-set drama that stars Wes Bentley, Charlie Cox, Olga Kurylenko, Derek Jacobi and Dougray Scott. The film will be released May 6. Scott plays a journalist who tries to unravel a mystery that links his father … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: Roland Joffe’s ‘There Be Dragons’

By | Thursday July 22, 2010 @ 7:02pm PDT
Mike Fleming

Roland Joffe is back the volatile political terrain he covered in films like The Mission and The Killing Fields. It’s There Be Dragons. Producer Ignacio Sancha said the film takes place during the Spanish Civil War. A journalist who looks back on the volatile conflict uncovers his father’s violent … Read More »

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