Kenneth Branagh elected not to pursue the director’s gig on Marvel Studios’ Thor sequel, and now we know the film he’ll make instead. The director will helm Italian Shoes, based on Henning Mankell‘s meditative novel of the same name.

Producing will be the Swedish company Yellow Bird. You might not know that name, but you’ll probably recognize the company’s logo, as it is tacked on the front of the original The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, as well as on the other two Millennium Trilogy novel adaptations that follow it and the film Headhunters, which played Fantastic Fest and is already set up to be remade. Read More »