16 May 2011 7:41 AM, PDT | The Geek Files | See recent The Geek Files news »

Angelina Jolie'S directing debut is to be released later this year under the title In The Land Of Blood And Honey after being picked up at the Cannes Film Festival by distributors FilmDistrict.

The movie is a love story set during the Bosnian Civil War of the 1990s and will hit screens on December 23.

The synopsis states: In The Land Of Blood And Honey is a love story about a young Serb and a Muslim woman who fell in love several evenings before beginning of war in Bosnia. The action follows war events with the young Muslim woman ending up in a Serbian concentration camp from where she is somehow saved by the young Serb. Their love becomes passionate but impossible.

Jolie, who also wrote the script, said: "The film is specific to the Bosnian War, but it's also universal. I wanted to tell a story of how human »

- David Bentley

Report a problem

Similar News Items

Brad Pitt
Angelina Jolie
The Hunger Games (2012)

IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners