Gallic TV host Thierry Ardisson is teaming up with scribes Robert Moresco and Larry Cohen to produce films through his shingle Ardimages.
Celluloid Dreams has initiated pre-production on the $15 million "Hello Darkness," a genre-bending vampire film from Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland ("Quinceanera").
While Sean Penn and his jury were enjoying their first official dinner of the Cannes film fest at the Palme d'Or restaurant, Variety sneaked into the 2-Michelin-star kitchen to savor the same…
SND/M6 has picked up international rights to the drama "Someone I Loved," and two CGI animation pics, "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" and "The Magic Roundabout, the Beginning."
Federico Veiroj's adolescent angst drama "Acne," from the producers of "Whisky" and "El custodio," has been picked up for international distribution by Rezo Films.
The (Cannes) festival is the No. 1 event of the year but we have other events that draw up to 35,000 people throughout the year. So we've had to adapt ourselves to the volume of visitors, which…
French actress Marion Cotillard will return to Gallic film-making starring in the E15 million ($24.0 million) Sahara-set adventure-romantic drama, "Le Dernier vol de Lancaster" (The Last Flight).
Since landing on the Web like a UFO in 2003, the Gallic La Blogotheque and its progeny "The Take-Away Shows" have now become a reference for underground music insiders that get about 8,000 hits per…
With its legendary snootiness, the Cannes Film Festival has never catered to all walks of life, but it was just a matter of time until the overwhelming strength of the euro would propel the fest's…
Paris has become a fixture in heavyweight Hollywood shoots since getting an energetic new "agent," the Ile de France Film Commission, which came onboard in 2004 to revitalize the local film industry…
The French Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Wednesday that it will honor two European cinema greats at its upcoming 33rd Cesar awards ceremony.