Fidelite Films' Marc Missonnier and Olivier Delbosc will produce "Asterix Chez les Bretons" (Asterix in Britain), the fourth installment in Gaul's blockbusting live-action movie franchise.
Clint Eastwood's "Hereafter," Christopher Nolan's "Inception" and the Chris Meledandri-produced "The Lorax" are among five studio-set movies that will receive Gallic tax rebates for international…
Helmer-scribe Arnaud Bedouet's TV drama "Clandestin" was the big winner at Gaul's 23rd Festival of Audiovisual Programs.
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
An eclectic lineup of 16 Gallic pics will screen at film promotion org Unifrance's Rendez Vous with French Cinema in New York, which will run March 11-21.
French Televisions is to pump up its investment in French docu production, the Gallic pubcaster announced at FIPA, France's biggest TV fest.
Terrestrial TV advertising revenues plummeted 14.8% to a record low of e3 billion ($4.2 billion) in 2009, according to Screen Digest.
Helmer Tim Burton will serve as jury prexy for this year's Cannes Film Festival, which unspools May 12-23.
Gaul's International Festival of Audiovisual Programs has attracted 66 programs from 30 countries to its 23rd edition, which kicks off Tuesday in Biarritz.
Three "c"s colored biz at the 12th Unifrance Rendez-Vous in Paris: cost-cutting, caution and co-production.
ITV Studios is expanding its international reach with the launch of a production house in Paris.