French mini-major Gaumont is stepping into international TV production and distribution with the launch of Gaumont Intl. Television, an L.A.-based indie studio.
French sales company Wide Management has acquired Tawfik Abu Wael's drama "Last Days In Jerusalem" for international sales. "Last Days" centers on an upper-class Palestinian couple living in East…
Helmer Jeff Nichols' psychological drama "Take Shelter" beat 13 other contenders to win the grand prize at the 37th Deauville American Film Festival, which wrapped Saturday.
PARIS -- Eighteenth-century Indian saga "Rani," gangster miniseries "Tony's Revenge" and pop culture-themed documentary "Series Addict" topped library viewings at the TV France Intl. Rendez-Vous…
French shingle Phares et Balises has inked pre-sales deals with Norway's NRK and Switzerland's TSR on four-part docu series "Jews and Muslims: So Far, So Close" at TVFI's Rendez-Vous mart in Biarritz.
French companies are stacking the rosters with English pics
Michel Gondry is set to make his French-language comeback with "The Foam of the Days," an adaptation of Boris Vian's classic novel.
French pay TV giant Canal Plus Group has inked with Bollore Media to gain control of its two DTT channels, Direct 8 and Direct Star.
France Televisions Distribution, the overseas sales unit of Gallic pubcaster France Televisions, has sold two-part historical docu "Apocalypse Hitler" to the National Geographic Channel.
Moonscoop has closed a raft of deals on the pre-school toon series "Sam Sam."
French TV journos Luc Hermann and Paul Moreira have launched the European Network of Investigative Journalists with Italian, German and British news agencies.