The French rebate plan for foreign filmmakers has been approved and is up and running. Capped at $5 million, the 20% rebate applies to live-action or animated movies, miniseries, TV movies and skeins.
Subscriptions to Orange TV's French premium pay TV services Orange Sport and Orange Cinema Series rose 50% to 596,000 through Sept. 30.
Like other Gallic TV nets, Arte France is moving more strongly into drama.
Even as some parts of the French entertainment sector are pulling out of huge commitments to Gallic films, Orange-France Telecom Group is jumping in.
A Paris judge has ruled that Jean-Marie Messier and Edgar Bronfman Jr. must stand trial in France for alleged insider trading, share-price manipulation and other charges during their tenure at the…
PARIS "The Little Prince" is set to return to his smallscreen throne.
TF1's second-in-command Axel Duroux ankled the Gallic commercial broadcaster Friday after less than six weeks in the post as conflict with chief exec Nonce Paolini escalated. TF1's stock fell 3% to…
Jim Sturgess will play the male lead opposite Kirsten Dunst in Juan Solanas' $50 million "Upside Down," a Romeo and Juliet-style sci-fi fantasy.
France, Europe's biggest movie market, has a shot at recording the biggest B.O. year in modern times, thanks in part to an 8-year-old schoolboy.
Cannes Film Festival's Cinefondation Residence has announced the six filmmakers who have been selected out of 170 applicants to participate in its 19th edition, which runs Oct. 1 to Feb. 15 in Paris.
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$11.5M Cumulative:$45.0M Warner Brothers -28.56%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$9.8M Cumulative:$32.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -31.73%
Non-Stop3Daily:$4.0M Cumulative:$52.6M Universal Pictures -43.54%