Just when industryites were starting to think MipTV had lost its momentum, Reed Midem is giving the 50-year-old Cannes-set mart a makeover, ramping up the creative and red-carpet events with…
"Rust and Bone" star Marion Cotillard is in negotiations to topline Benoit Jacquot's "Diary of a Chambermaid" (Le Journal d'une femme de chambre), based on Octave Mirbeau's classic novel.
French auds can't get enough of "Mentalist" star Simon Baker and neither can leading commercial network TF1. The Australian thesp has been TF1's secret weapon to stay ahead of the ratings race since…
French media groups Lagardere and Vivendi are engaged in a legal battle over the cash management of their Canal Plus France pay TV venture.
Building on their strong partnership, Studiocanal has boarded Les Armateurs' "French Riviera," one of Europe's most ambitious feature toon projects.
French actress Lea Seydoux has been cast as Loulou de la Falaise in Bertrand Bonello's "Yves Saint Laurent."
Wide Management has acquired international sales rights to "The Children's Republic," Flora Gomes' West Africa-set drama about child soldiers, and Berlin Forum player "Cold Bloom," directed by…
Adding to Paris' vibrant sales agency hub, Violaine Pichon and Pape Boye are launching Versatile, an international sales company.
Gaul's Compagnie des Phares et Balises and Babylone Prods. have acquired rights to Cuban Leonardo Padura's bestseller "The Man Who Loved Dogs" and plan an English-language bigscreen adaptation.
The SND-backed "Yves Saint Laurent" has proven to be one of the hot French title hitting this year's EFM.
French-Algerian helmer-producer Rachid Bouchareb is set to produce "Meurtre entre soeurs," the feature debut of French star Sami Bouajila.