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Jonathan Rhys Meyers in Trailer for Venice Mystery 'The Aspern Papers'

"Don't try to pay me any compliments. I have been spoiled in this respect…" Cohen Media has debuted an official trailer for an indie romantic drama-mystery titled The Aspern Papers, set in Venice, adapted from Henry James's 1888 novella of the same name. The story is about a passionate young writer who tries to obtain romance letters a poet sent to his mistress. He travels out to Venice and meets a suspicious elderly woman along with her quiet niece in their grand but dilapidated palazzo. St...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Venice, Vanessa Redgrave, Henry James, Don, Indies, Juliana, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, To Watch, Cohen Media, Morgane Polanski

‘Tel Aviv on Fire’ Bought by European Distributors, Cohen Media for the U.S. (EXCLUSIVE)

Sameh Zoabi’s “Tel Aviv on Fire,” the critically acclaimed Israeli comedy that world premiered at the Venice Film Festival, has been acquired by Cohen Media for the U.S., along with a flurry of distributors in key territories. Paris-based sales company Indie Sales has also sold the pic to Italy (Academy Two), Spain (Surtsey Films), Switzerland […]
Tags: News, Global, Tel Aviv, Paris, Indie Sales, Switzerland, Venice Film Festival, Cohen Media, Sameh Zoabi, Tel Aviv on Fire, European Distributors Cohen Media, Italy Academy Two Spain

Venice Film Review: ‘The Great Buster: A Celebration’

Timed to coincide with Cohen Media’s restorations of Buster Keaton’s silent features, “The Great Buster: A Celebration” is a by-the-book documentary of the great comedian’s life and career clearly designed as an appetizer before the classic films are reissued. While Peter Bogdanovich’s enthusiasm for his subject is undeniable, in many cases his choice of talking […]
Tags: Reviews, Festivals, Telluride, Buster Keaton, Peter Bogdanovich, Cohen Media, Venice Film Review, The Great Buster: A Celebration

Ample Hills Creamery raises $8 mln Series A led by Rosecliff Ventures

Ample Hills Creamery has raised an $8 million Series A in a round led by Rosecliff Ventures and joined by Bullish, Lerer Hippeau, RiverPark Ventures, The Allana Group, Charles Cohen of Cohen Media and others. The investment follows a 2015 seed round of $4 million in the Brooklyn-based ice cream company led by Brooklyn Bridge Ventures.
Tags: Trends, Brooklyn, Ample Hills Creamery, VC Deals, Charles Cohen, Cohen Media, Rosecliff Ventures, Bullish Lerer Hippeau

Cannes: Michel Hazanavicius’ Dramedy ‘Redoubtable’ Lands at Cohen Media

Cohen Media Group has bought the North American rights to Michel Hazanavicius’ dramedy “Redoubtable” following its premiere in competition at the Cannes Film Festival. The movie centers on iconic French director Jean-Luc Godard and the drama surrounding the shooting of his controversial 1967 film, “Le Chinoise,” which starred his then-wife, Anne Wiazemsky, and foreshadowed the global student... Read more »
Tags: News, Film, Festivals, Michel Hazanavicius, Cannes film festival, Cohen Media Group, Cannes, Jean Luc Godard, Anne Wiazemsky, Redoubtable, Cohen Media