Coen brothers to begin shooting new film

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) - September 8, 2008

Joel and Ethan Coen (kohn) are scheduled on Monday to start shooting "A Serious Man" in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area.

The movie - about a professor whose life is falling apart - is set in 1967 in an unspecified suburb similar to St. Louis Park, where the Coens grew up.

It's the first time the Coens have filmed in Minnesota since 1996's "Fargo."
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