PARIS -- Turkish auteur Nuri Bilge Ceylan will receive the Carosse d'Or prize at Cannes' Directors' Fortnight, which will be helmed by Edouard Waintrop, its new artistic director.
PARIS -- Arte France Droits Audiovisuels, the international sales arm of the Franco-German net, is coming off a busy MipTV.
PARIS -- After bringing a record 12 high-profile docus to Mipdoc and MipTV, California-based Roco Films Intl. has racked up a flurry of sales across its slate.
Celebrating its 51st anniversary, Cannes' Critics' Week has chosen Anamaria Vartolomei, the star of Eva Ionesco's feature debut "Little Princess," to symbolize the sidebar's "eternal youth" on its…
Thanks in part to "The Lorax" and a Chinese historical series, employment in the French film and TV sector climbed 4% in 2011 to 20,633 permanent jobs, while the number of freelance jobs rose 9% to…
Trading on the success of "The Artist" and "The Intouchables," the French film scene is bursting at the seams with comedies designed to not only score at the local box office, but to keep the rest of…
PARIS -- French helmer Claude Miller, whose career spanned more than 40 years and included such acclaimed films as "L'Effrontee," "Garde a vue" (Custody), "La Petite Voleuse" (The Little Thief) and…
CANNES -- EuropaCorp Television, the TV prod arm of Luc Besson's shingle, is developing "The Insider," an English-language crime drama created by Dmitry Lipkin, showrunner on "The Riches" and "Hung."
MipTV wrapped under rainy skies Wednesday. But not even the dismal weather could dampen spirits at the end of a surprisingly upbeat market.
Pubcaster France Televisions has inked with Chinese documentary channel CCTV9 to fast-track co-productions and acquisitions between the nets.