Annecy Intl. Animation Film Festival is about to get a makeover under the helm of new artistic topper Canadian toon producer/author Marcel Jean.
Building for even more growth, Euro film-TV group Studiocanal has extended its slate financing deal with London-based Anton Capital Entertainment through the beginning of 2016.
European film industryites can breathe easily again, at least for now: the European Union's exec body, the European Commission, has postponed its revision of the Cinema Communication regulations…
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp has become a minority shareholder in Few, the production outfit led by comedy pic helmer Dominique Farrugia.
PARIS -- One of brightest stars of French culture, late songbird Edith Piaf, is the inspiration behind "Les Amants d'un jour," a Broadway-style musical set to bow in Paris, with aspirations of moving…
Banijay Group has won its legal action against Talpa and SBS, preventing the companies from naming their upcoming talent show "The Next Popstar."
Gaul's Mars Distribution has pre-bought Lynne Ramsay's Western "Jane Got a Gun," starring Natalie Portman and Michael Fassbender.
Animated features travel better than live-action pics
Wip Studios and Chez Eddy move from ads to features
Omar Sy, who grew up in the projects, had made a dozen films before being offered his first leading role in the French box-office sensation "The Intouchables."
Benicio del Toro is in final negotiations to play notorious Colombian cocaine trafficker Pablo Escobar in "Paradise Lost," a Panama-set €20 million ($25 million) thriller romance produced by Dimitri…