Gallic mini-major MK2 has inked a raft of sales on Stascha Bader's "Rocksteady: The Roots of Reggae."
StudioCanal has established a development-production and distribution pact with Walter Salles' Rio de Janeiro-based VideoFilmes, one of Brazil's top production houses.
Berlin competition title "Jew Suss: Rise and Fall" has been acquired by Gaul's UGC Distribution, Canada's E1 Entertainment and Australia's Vendetta Films.
PARIS -- Gallic mini-major Bac Films has taken French rights to crime comedy "Borderline," the next production from Gaul's Quad Films.
Never mind the near-total lockout of French films in competition. In Berlinale biz terms, French companies will make many of the biggest announcements -- this year as last.
Gallic mini-major Bac Films has taken French rights to crime comedy "Borderline," the next production from Gaul's Quad Films.
Ile de France Film Commission, France biggest regional film fund, has invested Euros 2.21 million ($3.08 million) in six projects, including Claude Miller's "While They Dance."
Fidelite Films' Marc Missonnier and Olivier Delbosc will produce "Asterix Chez les Bretons" (Asterix in Britain), the fourth installment in Gaul's blockbusting live-action movie franchise.
Clint Eastwood's "Hereafter," Christopher Nolan's "Inception" and the Chris Meledandri-produced "The Lorax" are among five studio-set movies that will receive Gallic tax rebates for international…
Helmer-scribe Arnaud Bedouet's TV drama "Clandestin" was the big winner at Gaul's 23rd Festival of Audiovisual Programs.
An eclectic lineup of 16 Gallic pics will screen at film promotion org Unifrance's Rendez Vous with French Cinema in New York, which will run March 11-21.