France remains a safe haven for independent distribution, but is showing vulnerability. It's Europe's biggest film market by admissions and box office, but the first-quarter results of 2009 show that…
Paris-based company TFM Distribution has nabbed French rights to the Michael Madsen thriller.
When Gallic film mavens Luc Besson and Pierre-Ange Le Pogam decided to launch EuropaCorp in 2000, their vision was simple if ambitious. They wanted to make the kind of films they had grown up loving…
Luc Besson took a bold step into the toon biz in 2006 with "Arthur and the Invisibles." Directed by Besson and produced by EuropaCorp, the animated feature stood apart from traditional French toons.
StudioCanal, Europe's biggest film company, is putting its might behind 3-D, as stereoscopic entertainment ramps up across the region.
The Cannes Film Festival has tapped jury presidents for Un Certain Regard and Camera d'Or, and added an additional member to the competition jury.
While distribs and exhibs wrestle over the costs of disposable 3-D glasses, reusable glasses bring their own issues, and the Cannes festival is about to bring them front and center.
Is the combination of Gallic sweetheart Audrey Tautou and iconic fashion designer Coco Chanel enough to strike biopic gold a second time in France and abroad?
Gaul's Intl. Animation Film Festival has unveiled an eclectic lineup for its 33rd edition, set to take place June 8-13 in Annecy.
Gallic pubcaster France Televisions spent e180 million ($233 million) on outside productions during the first three months of this year, 10% less than in year-earlier period.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%