"Seraphine," a modestly budgeted biopic of Gallic painter Seraphine de Senlis, took top honors at France's 34th Cesar Awards Friday, taking seven nods including film, original screenplay and actress…
Clint Eastwood received an honorary Palme d'Or from Cannes festival toppers Gilles Jacob and Thierry Fremaux to celebrate "the talent of a grand master at the summit of his craft" at a private…
French producers Thomas Langmann and Pascal Caucheteux nabbed the Daniel Toscan du Plantier kudos for best producers at a ceremony held by the French Academy of Arts and Sciences in Paris on Monday.
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$25.9M Sony / Screen Gems -71.48%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$578,865 Cumulative:$306.6M Disney -72.21%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$522,465 Cumulative:$16.4M Warner Brothers -87.42%
A new crop of ambitious Gallic 2-D toons are now aiming for mainstream auds, helped by the international response to such arthouse pics as last year's "Persepolis" and 2003's "Triplets of Belleville."
After a slow start, Gaul has emerged as a European leader in video-on-demand, with VOD sales rising 61% in just a year to 6 million downloads, according to research group GfK and media consultant NPA…
Gallic shingle Memento Films Intl.'s three Berlinale screeners have racked up international pre-sales in the run-up to the fest.
Orlando Bloom, Vincent Cassel ("Eastern Promises") and Olga Kurylenko ("Quantum of Solace") will topline "The Cross," to be directed by Andrew Niccol ("Lord of War" ).
French pubcaster France 2 and Franco-German culture channel Arte have teamed to co-finance 12 hourlong made-fors.
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.