Julianne Moore, Liam Neeson and Amanda Seyfried are set to star in "Chloe," an Atom Egoyan-directed thriller to be fully financed by StudioCanal.
French paybox Canal Plus has reupped its exclusive partnership with the Cannes Film Festival until 2011.
Staffers on Gallic pubcaster France Televisions have again gone on strike to protest President Nicolas Sarkozy's post-8 p.m. ban on advertising on channels France 2, 3, 4, 5 and radio station RFO…
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An eclectic mix of arthouse fare and a genre pic will battle it out for the 14th Prix Lumieres, to be decided by Paris-based members of the foreign press.
Gallic sales shingle Roissy Films has inked a U.S. deal for its arthouse docu "The Beaches of Agnes," a self-portrait by 80-year-old French auteur Agnes Varda.
Hailed as a historic decision, France's parliament has greenlit new 20% tax rebates for U.S. and other foreign shoots in France.
The U.S. presidential elections might be over but Barack Obama-mania is still having an effect in France, spurring the national debate over diversity in media.
Helmer Raymond Depardon was awarded the Prix Louis Delluc, one of France's most prestigious film honors, for docu feature "La Vie moderne" at a ceremony in Paris on Friday.
Tough cop drama "Spiral," pretty much the nearest French TV gets to the hard-edged realism of HBO, took the fiction series export nod at Monday night's 15th French Film and TV Producers Assn. Awards.
While Obamamania was raging all over the world, Gallic prez Nicolas Sarkozywas taking notes.