PARIS -- Gaul's top commercial net TF1 hit ratings gold last year with U.S. drama series "The Mentalist," "House," "Criminal Minds," "CSI" and "Grey's Anatomy" nabbing 72 of the year's 100 top rating…
A French court has rejected FilmFunds' bid to acquire Quinta Industries' Duran Duboi, the Paris-based post-production and vfx house that was declared bankrupt last week.
Thierry Fremaux, the Cannes Film Festival's delegate general since 2007, looks set to take full control at the world's premier film fest.
FilmFunds, a crowdsourcing venture launched at the Toronto Film Festival, has stepped into the 3D conversion biz with the acquisition of Duran Duboi U.S., a California-based post-production and vfx…
Vivendi's Canal Plus Group has finalized the merger of its Cyfra Plus Polish satcaster with rival pay TV platform n, owned by Polish TV operator TVN.
France's Why Not Productions is teaming with Romania's Mobra Films and Belgium's Les Films du Fleuve, Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne's Brussels-based shingle, to produce "Provizoriu," the next film by…
"Untouchable," a buddy comedy revolving around the friendship between a quadriplegic aristocrat and a young man from the projects, has grossed €83.2 million ($115.4 million) as of Dec. 11.
PARIS -- The bulk of Tarak Ben Ammar's French post-production and visual effects business, Quinta Industries, has been shut down.
Finnish auteur Aki Kaurismaki nabbed the Louis Delluc Prize for "Le Havre" at a ceremony held on Friday in Paris.
The idea of making a silent film had been running through French helmer Michel Hazanavicius' mind for a long time -- a wild dream he knew he couldn't achieve unless he proved himself first as a…
Charlotte Gainsbourg is in talks to star in Lars von Trier's "The Nymphomaniac," an explicit exploration of a woman's erotic life.