Luc Besson's EuropaCorp has hit out at French media reports that the plugs have been pulled on his E160 million ($217.1 million) Cite du Cinema film complex in Paris.
Gaul's top cinema circuits have now all joined the 3D cause.
French entertainment giant Vivendi owns 80% of pay TV powerhouse Canal Plus after buying a 5.1% stake from commercial broadcaster M6 for E 384.2 million ($522 million).
Pathe Intl. clinched major territory sales at the European Film Market in Berlin.
Gallic producing partners Pascal Caucheteux and Gregoire Sorlat received the Daniel Toscan du Plantier award for best producers at a ceremony held by the French Academy of Arts and Sciences in Paris…
French producers Aton Soumache and Dimitri Rassam are preparing a stereoscopic 3D animated feature adaptation of author Antoine de Saint-Exupery's classic children's tale, "The Little Prince."
Gallic thesp Vincent Cassel will topline in "The Monk," an 18th century-set suspenser based on Matthew Lewis' Gothic novel.
PARIS Aluizio Abranches' gay drama "From Beginning to End" has been acquired by Philadelphia-based distribution company TLA Releasing for U.S. and U.K. distribution.
Dany Boon will helm "Nothing to Declare," a follow-up to his B.O. hit "Welcome to the Sticks."
Mystery novelist Harlan Coben, whose "Tell No One" was a hit at the box office, will receive another Gallic adaptation with "Long Lost," with the pic to be shot in English this time.