The French film market may not be recession-proof, but last year's box office revenues emphasize its overall strength.
Gallic pubcaster France Televisions is cutting the amount of foreign content it buys, principally Hollywood movies and TV series.
Gallic TV programming was disrupted and radio stations ditched news for music Thursday as some 1 million public sector employees went on a one-day strike to protest President Nicolas Sarkozy's crisis…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$231.7M Disney -25.30%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$126.5M Paramount Pictures -31.50%
Let's Be Cops
Let's Be Cops3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$32.6M Fox -29.54%
High-voltage gangster pic "Public Enemy Number One" grabbed a record 10 noms in the race for this year's Cesars, which take place Feb. 27 in Paris.
Cannes Palme d'Or winner "The Class" drew the best picture nod at France's Lumiere Awards on Monday night.
Daniele Thompson's "Change of Plans," Samuel Collardey's "The Apprentice" and Francois Ozon's "Ricky" were standouts at France's annual national cinema mart, the Unifrance Rendez-Vous with French…
Admissions for French films abroad last year jumped 17% to a record 78 million, according to statistics unveiled Friday.
Tunisian-born director Abdellatif Kechiche, who broke through with the Cesar-winning "The Secret of the Grain," will direct historical biopic "Black Venus."
'Change of Plans,' 'Coco Before Chanel,' 'L'Affaire Farewell,' 'Micmacs a Tire Larigot,' 'Ne te Retournes Pas'
Chicago-based Music Box Films has acquired all U.S. rights to Martin Provost's "Seraphine," the biopic of the difficult and ultimately tragic life of French painter Seraphine de Senlis.