Three years after launching its Gallic arm, U.K.-based producer Shine Group is bowing a fiction division, Shine Films France, and has tapped former Endemol exec Nora Melhli to run it.
PARIS -- A newly restored print of Michael Cimino's Western epic "Heaven's Gate" will close Lyon's Lumiere Film Festival on Oct. 21.
PARIS -- Zodiak Kids' Marathon Media, one of France's top purveyors of hit toon skeins, is upping the ante with its new project "Blake and the Aliens" (working title), collaborating with Nickelodeon…
PARIS -- Vivendi-owned paybox Canal Plus has unveiled the programming slate and acquisitions of its new free-to-air DTT channels D8 and D17.
French B.O. phenom "The Intouchables" has been selected to rep Gaul in the foreign-language race at the Academy Awards.
PARIS -- After reopening its Paris offices in July, Discovery Networks is now repositioning itself within the French TV landscape.
French digital terrestrial net Gulli and Ireland's Monster Entertainment and Jam Media topped the Cartoon Tributes Awards at the Cartoon Forum, the co-production mini-mart dedicated to European TV…
PARIS -- Jerry Schatzberg's classic drama "Scarecrow," which won the Palme d'Or at Cannes in 1973, will open the 4th edition of the Lumiere 2012 Grand Lyon festival.
BIARRITZ, France -- French-Canadian action skein "Transporter: The Series" topped the library screenings at the Biarritz's Rendez Vous TV showcase.
BIARRITZ, France -- Upside Distribution, owned by French media conglom Havas, has scored pre-sales on "The Ground Breakers," a six-part investigative documentary series profiling six entrepreneurs…
BIARRITZ, France -- "The Americans," FX's drama series toplining Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys as KGB spies masquerading as a married American couple in the 1980s, will world premiere on the opening…