BIARRITZ, France -- "The Destiny of Rome" and "The Ascendance of Athens" a four-part docu-drama chronicling the epic adventures of Greek and Roman heroes has been pre-bought in key territories. Deals…
Hit by the economic meltdown, French TV exports dipped 9.7% to $176.2 million last year, according to figures unveiled at the TVFI Biarritz Rendez-Vous on Thursday.
Gallic mini-major MK2 is taking its production and exhibition ambitions to the next level.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
If he'd stuck to his training, Lionel Gallat would be more concerned with time signatures or comicbook panels than with storyboards and depth budgets.
In Hollywood, 3D is for family-oriented spectacles and low-budget suspensers, with little in between.
Franco-German net Arte has inked a raft of sales on Gallic helmer Loic Prigent's "The Day Before," a lifestyle mag co-produced by the Sundance Channel.
French film, TV board launches conversion system to help more than 1,000 screens switch to digital.
"Potiche" drew guffaws and final applause -- rare at Venice -- at Saturday morning screening.