As 11,500 execs descend on Cannes today, the mood is as good as the unusually hot weather heating up the Croisette.
French paybox Canal Plus has picked up comedy-drama "The Big C" and fantasy skein "No Ordinary Family" at Mip TV.
Sundance Channel Global has acquired rights to AMC's post-apocalyptic horror skein "The Walking Dead" for France and French-speaking Belgium from international distribution shingle Entertainment One.
Rolling off "Oceans," France's overseas 2010 box office champ, Gallic filmmakers Jacques Cluzaud and Jacques Perrin ("Winged Migration") have re-teamed on "Kingdom of the Oceans," an $80 million…
Execs from Germany's ZDF Enterprises, Gaul's Boreales, U.S.' National Geographic and Japanese pubcaster NHK got together to share experiences on building innovative co-productions at a financing…
Spreading its net ever wider, Sundance Channel Global is set to launch in Spain, following a deal with Telefonica's IPTV service, Moviestar Imageno.
Rebates help with the productions of "Hugo Cabret," "Merlin" and "Thor."
On "The Grandmasters," one of China's biggest-budgeted films ever, helmer Wong Kar-wai ("In the Mood For Love," "2046") entrusted the vfx work to Buf.
While a slew of hit U.S. TV shows continue to drive ratings in many overseas markets, the production of daring and innovative local drama series is booming around the world.
Stateside pilots could be flying high at the April 4-7 Mip TV gathering in Cannes, as TV advertising revenues are on the upswing worldwide and there are signs that the economic gloom of the last two…