Jeff Nichols' psychological drama "Take Shelter" won the Cannes Film Festival's 50th Critics' Week Grand Prixon Thursday.
Breaking Glass Pictures has acquired North American rights to Laure Charpentier's colorful drama "Gigola."
The Cohen Media Group has acquired U.S. rights to two titles from European pic powerhouse StudioCanal: "La Delicatesse" and "The Prey."
Urban Distribution Intl., the Paris-based sales agent and distributor, has licensed Eva Ionesco's autobiographical "My Little Princess" to Germany's X-Verleih, Joint Ent. for Taiwan and Benelux's ABC…
Pandastorm Pictures has acquired Directors' Fortnight opening film "The Fairy" for distribution in Germany and Austria.
TLA Releasing has nabbed U.S. and U.K. rights to Jean-Marc Barr and Pascal Arnold's "American Translation."
Gallic helmer Cedric Klapisch casts dramedy "Casse tete Chinois."
French sales company Reel Suspects has inked more pacts on Laurent Bouhnik's erotic comedy "Q," and David Verbeek's "Club Zeus."
French minimajor Gaumont is developing "Antitrust," a psychological thriller penned by American novelist Douglas Kennedy.
Backup Films, a film consultancy-turned investor, has brokered TF1 Intl.'s acquisition of worldwide rights outside France on "Rebirth," helmed by Jean-Marc Mineo.
Producer Eric Altmayer ("The Conquest") is developing "Gold in the Snow" an English-lingo adventure.