French vet thesp Gerard Depardieu, who's become a local pariah since relocating to Belgium to pay less taxes, was offered a Russian passport by President Vladimir Putin on Thursday.
An attack on French movie stars' exorbitant pay in a newspaper article by Wild Bunch's Vincent Maraval has whipped up a storm in the Gallic film biz.
PARIS-- Danish Tobias Lindholm's "A Hijacking" won top kudos at Les Arcs European Film Festival which wrapped Saturday in the French Alps.
Revenues from movies on video-on-demand platforms online went up 60% to an estimated Euros 310 million ($410 million) across Europe this year, with the U.K., France and Germany repping two-thirds of…
Brit helmer Esther May Campbell's "Light Years," German action-comedy "All Panthers are Pink" and Dagur Kari's "Rocketman" were among the most buzzed-about titles at Les Arcs European Film Festival's…
France's Xavier Beauvois, helmer of hit "Of Gods and Men," is set to follow up with his first comedy, "La Rancon de la gloire."
"Rust and Bone" star Matthias Schoenaerts, who gave a breakthrough perf in Michael R. Roskam's "Bullhead," is set to topline the helmer's "The Faithful" and Robin Pront's feature debut "The Ardennes."
"The Artist" star Berenice Bejo is in final negotiations to topline Michele Placido's French-language drama "The Choice," one of 27 projects presented at Les Arcs European Film Festival's…
Baltasar Kormakur's survival tale "The Deep," Iceland's foreign language Oscar entry unveiled a slew of sales at Les Arcs European Film Festival.
Benoit Jacquot's period drama "Farewell, My Queen" was awarded the Louis Delluc prize by Cannes Film Festival prexy Gilles Jacob and a jury of French critics on Friday in Paris, kicking off the…
Futurikon's toon skein "Minuscule," Arte's "Waste: A Nuclear Nightmare" and Canal Plus crime series "Spiral" nabbed top kudos at Monday night's 9th Export Awards in Paris.