EmptyPress clicks Camara
Jorge Camara has been re-elected president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. for 2008-09. Other officers re-elected for the coming year are vp Mike Goodridge, exec secretary Serge Rakhlin and treasurer Meher Tatna. The new board of directors is chairman Mahfouz Doss, Erkki Kanto, Lilly Lui, Paz Mata, Frances Schoenberger and Armando Gallo.
Grosvenor picks pair
Los Angeles-based Grosvenor Park, which specializes in film financing, has named Joseph C. Kaczorowski partner and David Alper principal and COO. Kaczorowski most recently served as the president of House of Blues Entertainment, while Alper managed the single-picture film equity financing and production business at Relativity Media.
IFC walks to 'Dog'
IFC Films is in final negotiations to acquire the Colombian thriller "Dog Eat Dog," which debuted in the World Cinema dramatic competition at this year's Sundance Film Festival. Carlos Moreno's violent Spanish-language feature follows a crime lord who puts a death sentence on two hoods after a job gone wrong. Diego Ramirez produced the feature.
Kruger on 'Run'
"National Treasure's" Diane Kruger has landed the female lead opposite Dermot Mulroney in Baltasar Kormakur's thriller "Run for Her Life." Kruger and Mulroney play parents who face an ethical dilemma when they attempt to get a lung transplant for their dying daughter in Mexico. Kruger is repped by ICM and manager Abi Harris.