Xavier Beauvois' "Of Gods and Men" and Roman Polanski's "The Ghost Writer" topped kudos Friday night at Gaul's 36th Cesar Awards ceremony, hosted by Jodie Foster as honorary president.
Europe's toon sector thrives as pics target tougher themes, teens and adults.
Top honors were spread wide at the 36th French Academy Cesar Awards, Gaul's equivalent of the Oscars.
Chicago-based distributor Music Box Films has snapped up North American rights to comic book artist Joann Sfar's feature debut "Gainsbourg."
A contingent of more than 300 European filmmakers, including Ken Loach, Wim Wenders, Bertrand Tavernier and Costa-Gavras, have signed a petition in an attempt to ensure the future independence of the…
"Despicable Me" co-helmer Pierre Coffin will face off with Fernando Trueba, Javier Mariscal and Tono Errando, the directorial trio behind "Chico and Rita," for the Director of the Year award at the…
Les Films du Poisson's duo Yael Fogiel and Laetitia Gonzalez won the Daniel Toscan du Plantier kudo for best producers at a ceremony held by the French Academy of Arts and Sciences in Paris on Monday.
Wide Management has closed a string of new deals on Lech Majewski's "The Mill and the Cross."
Paris-- French helmer Michel Gondry has been tapped to head up the short film and Cinefondation jury of the 64th Festival de Cannes.
Iranian Asghar Farhadi's Berlin Golden Bear, actor and actress winner, "Nader and Simin, A Separation," also looks a strong candidate for another crown: Berlin's 2011 European Film Market's artpic…