The bigger distribs don't always get it right when it comes to foreign pics, as the stylish Gallic thriller "Tell No One" is proving.
Cannes sidebar Directors' Fortnight will be in full nostalgia mode this year as it celebrates its 40th edition.
With its sunny weather, scenic coastline and sumptuous villas, Provence could almost be California.
From hair stylists to d.p.s, France's best craft technicians stand out from the pack.
Alan Parker, Christopher Hampton, Marjane Satrapi and Japanese artist Yoshitaka Amano brought some international cachet to the seventh Intl. Cinema and Literature Forum in Monaco March 6-8.
Alan Parker and Christopher Hampton toplined the 7th International Cinema and Literature Forum, held in Monaco March 6-8.
PARIS After striking box office gold and winning armfuls of kudos around the world, "La Vie en Rose" has helped kickstart a wave of celeb biopics in France.
Don't expect to see many French film stars partying into the wee small hours in Berlin's nightclubs this week.
France didn't make the cut for a foreign-language film nomination at this year's Oscars.
After years of being French cinema's poor relation, toons have taken in Gaul. In a year in which "Persepolis" is repping France at the Oscars, at least a dozen feature-length animated films are in…