Shine Group and Zodiak Rights, the conglom's rebranded distribution arm, have teamed up to adapt each other's formats in German- and Italo-lingo territories.
French commercial network M6 has launched a subscription VOD service giving viewers unlimited access to episodes of U.S. TV skeins the day after their U.S. broadcast.
Arte France Cinema, the production arm of the Franco-German net, has boarded two co-productions: Arnaud des Pallieres' "Michael Kohlhaas," an adaptation of the German literary classic, and "The…
Rolling off the success of "Heartbreaker," Universal Pictures Intl. is set to reteam with Quad Prods. on Marion Cotillard starrer "Vivre c'est mieux que mourir" (Living Is Better Than Dying).
Wild Bunch has nabbed French distribution rights to Tom Hooper's "The King's Speech."
Leading Gallic toon shingle Les Armateurs is developing its first live-action TV drama, "Meto," based on a Yves Grevet's three-part novel.
"Of Gods and Men" chosen to represent France in foreign-language film race of the Academy Awards.
New methods to get world cinema into Euro theaters and in front of auds
In the cash-strapped international TV biz, big Gallic companies are increasingly teaming up with distribution and sales powerhouses to boost the chances of financing up-scale productions -- or they…
Part of a new crop of Gallic filmmakers who don't have the French New Wave as a point of reference, Benjamin Rocher, Raphael Rocher and Yannick Dahan, the founders of French outfit Capture the Flag…
Xavier Beauvois' critically acclaimed drama "Of Gods and Men" has been chosen to represent France in the foreign-language film race of the Academy Awards.