Fest hosts Franco-American conference
The homage to Wagner — who partnered with Tom Cruise for 13 years at Cruise/Wagner Prods., and now produces movies and legit productions — is one highlight at Deauville’s Franco-American confab, which runs Aug. 31 to Sept. 9 at the resort in Normandy, France.
Other events include a confab, Producing in the U.S. Today.
French panelists include Les Productions du Tresor’s Alain Attal, who is producing Guillaume Canet’s English-language debut, “Blood Ties,” in New York, and Mandarin Cinema’s Eric Altmayer, producer of “A Happy Event” and “The Conquest.”
Deauville’s lineup will be announced July 25.