PARIS — Alfred Hitchcock's restored masterpiece “Vertigo” will unspool at the Cannes Film Festival in the presence of the 1958’s pic’s star, Kim Novak, who is the fest’s guest of honor. Novak will…
David Lowery's Sundance-preemed oater is the sole American entry in a Euro-heavy lineup.
PARIS — Ari Folman’s sci-fi drama “The Congress,” his follow-up to “Waltz With Bashir,” will kick off Directors’ Fortnight at Cannes on May 16. A hybrid feature mixing live-action and animation…
CANNES — After the April 8-11 MipTV event wrapped and pavilions were packed away, it was clear that the contours of the international television program market have shifted. In fact many people have…
An expert at depicting dysfunctional relationships within Paris' upper-class, Daniele Thompson could be Woody Allen's French cousin.
French tv maven Fabrice de la Patelliere, head of fiction programming at Canal Plus, is shepherding a slate of shows sure to draw the attention of U.S. programming execs.
The Cape Town-set thriller "Zulu," toplining Orlando Boom and Forest Whitaker as two cops on the beat, has been chosen to close the 66th Cannes Film Festival.
CANNES — Boasting a larger-than-ever presence at Cannes-set MipTV, Keshet Intl., the sales arm of Israeli powerhouse Keshet Media Group, has closed a flurry of format deals across its slate of…
CANNES — Canal Plus has nabbed Michael Hirst’s series “Vikings.” Deal was unveiled on Monday at MipTV. Skein, helmed by Johan Renck, Ciaran Donnelly and Ken Girotti, averaged 5 million viewers on…
Completing its expansion across Western Europe, A&E Networks has inked a longterm strategic partnership with Vivendi-owned paybox Canal Plus Group in France, the only major country where its channels…
City of Lights, City of Angels, L.A.'s annual French film showcase, has always been about maintaining a bridge between Hollywood and Paris. As such, the week-long event has doubled as one continuous…