At a reception hosted by the Weinstein Co., Exodus Film Group and HP at the Majestic Hotel for "Igor," its screenwriter Christopher McKenna said the idea for the toon came to him 10 years ago, when…
More and more, Hollywood studios must look to overseas markets to make money.
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…