On the second day of Cannes, the money side of the movie biz was sending mixed messages.
Marathon Group, a unit of DeAgostini's new pan-European production group Zodiak, has inked a series of sales on Swedish blockbuster "Millennium," based on Stieg Larsson's bestselling trilogy.
Film is scheduled for a September shoot in Ireland.
Paris-based shingle Pyramide has picked up French distribution rights to Lynn Shelton's comedy "Humpday," which screens at this year's Directors' Fortnight.
Storming into Cannes with an ever-more muscular international slate and standout financial results, Gallic mini-major StudioCanal has announced that it will be teaming with Neal Moritz's L.A.-based…
Most studios and indies are downsizing with the downturn; Gallic mini-major StudioCanal is gearing up and still growing.
Warner Bros. France has nabbed French distribution rights to "Prodigies," a Gallic motion-capture pic directed by Antoine Charreyron.
Billboard biz at Cannes is down this year.
Thomas Langmann's La Petite Reineis fast-tracking "Fantomas," a bigscreen makeover of the French detective novels.
'Reconciliation' gives behind-the-scenes look at Clint Eastwood film.