Acquisition by Universal blends American and French cultures
French film pioneer Georges Melies inspires current day vfx gurus and ground-breaking helmers.
According to Langmann, raising the $16.1 million budget was a scramble, with the distributor dropping out a week before shooting.
Mexican thesp Gael Garcia Bernal and French actress Marina Fois are set to topline "Weeping Susannah," a Tel Aviv-set dramedy based on Alona Kimhi's novel.
PARIS -- Gallic pubcaster France Televisions will shed another 180 employees as part of its three-year cost-cutting plan, which kicked off in 2009.
It was little wonder French scribe-helmer Michel Hazanavicius had Jean Dujardin in mind when he penned the part of George Valentin in "The Artist," a colorful and charismatic star from the silent era…
Olivier Marchal's dark-edged crime drama "Braquo," 3D toon skein "The Little Prince" and documentary "Gaddafi: Our Best Enemy" nabbed the best export kudos at Monday night's 18th French Film and TV…
Genre's U.S. revival plays out in fits and starts internationally
With his latest film, "A Gang Story," nearly sold out worldwide before its release date, cop-turned-filmmaker Olivier Marchal has cemented his reputation as the kingpin of French crime on the…
The new Franco-Russian Academy has chosen the first two film projects to receive development coin.