News from The Guardian on filmmaker Asad Qureshi who worked on [i]Empire of the Sun[/i] and Willow[/i], and who recently co-directed the film The Journalist and the Jihadi: The Murder of Daniel Pearl:

A British documentary film-maker has gone missing after setting out to interview Taliban leaders in Pakistan’s lawless tribal area.

Two former senior members of Pakistan’s intelligence agency, who were acting as guides, are believed to have been abducted at the same time.