Gallic producers Caroline Benjo and Carole Scotta, founder of Paris-based outfit Haut et Court ("The Class"), are reteaming with Belgian thesp-helmer Bouli Lanners to co-produce his next directorial…
Leading French production outfit Pan Europeenne is developing a $37 million 3D biopic on pioneering French oceanographer and filmmaker Jacques-Yves Cousteau.
"Transporter 3" director Olivier Megaton will direct "Colombiana," the next big English-language project from Luc Besson's Gallic studio EuropaCorp.
"Carlos" producer Daniel Leconte is developing a film-TV hybrid project about Jean-Bedel Bokassa, the late dictator of the Central African Republic.
Diane Kruger ("Inglourious Basterds") will topline "Special Forces," a $12.6-million Afghanistan-set kidnap drama.
Cracks are appearing in the once-august edifice of France's film industry.
Kirsten Dunst has joined the cast of "On the Road," Walter Salles and Francis Ford Coppola's adaptation of Jack Kerouac's 1957 novel.
The opening of the Cannes Film Fest saw clear skies, frenzied film fans and a slew of film notables.
The thriller is loosely inspired by Jacques Maillot's 2008 "Les Liens du sang."
Thomas Langmann's La Petite Reine is developing French helmer Michel Hazanavicius' "The Artist,"
Colin Farrell and Marion Cotillard are attached to topline David Cronenberg's "Cosmopolis."