PARIS -- Media conglom Vivendi's adjusted net income climbed 9.4% to a record €2.9 billion ($3.8 billion) in 2011 while its revenues remained stable at $38.3 billion.
The new generation of French players include Berenice Bejo, Omar Sy, Djinn Carrenard, Joeystarr, more. . .
Hot B.O. at home and abroad keeps auds and distribs happy.
PARIS -- Gallic promotion org Unifrance is partnering with Emerging Pictures to screen seven French films across 40 U.S. cities the same day they play at Rendez-Vous in New York, which kicks off…
PARIS -- Lea Seydoux, the rising French thesp last seen in "Mission: Impossible -- Ghost Protocol" and Berlin opener "Farewell, My Queen," has joined the cast of Abdellatif Kechiche's "Blue Is a Hot…
While the box office success of "Intouchables" helped Gaumont become Gaul's top local film distributor last year, the 117-year-old French mini-major is also making waves in TV production, returning…
"The Artist," Michel Hazanavicius' black and white silent homage to Hollywood's Golden Age, continued is winning ways Friday, scooping top kudos at Gaul's 37th Cesar film awards, including best…
PARIS -- Gallic pay TV group Canal Plus has inked a deal with the Walt Disney Company to feed its new subscription-based VOD service Canalplay Infinity.
Capitalizing on awards buzz on both sides of the Atlantic, Warner Bros. has rereleased Michel Hazanavicius' "The Artist" in France more than three months after its initial outing -- a rare practice…
PARIS -- Alain Attal won the fifth Daniel Toscan du Plantier kudo for best producer at a ceremony held by the French Academy of Arts and Sciences in Paris on Monday.
PARIS -- AB Group, France's largest pay TV group, is beefing up its production activity and acquisition of premium content.