Isabel Coixet has made the big step up to Hollywood and survived. It could even be said that she made her mark, having the final word on actors, the ending of her film, Elegy, and even the soundtrack. Elegy, which was shot in Canada, was recently shown to audiences and critics at Germany's Berlinale film festival. The film is slated for release in Catalonia on April 18. (Full story in printed edition).