Gallic helmer Olivier Marchal ("36 Quai des Orfevres") is set to direct "Les Lyonnais," a biopic about Edmond Vidal, the charismatic leader of the Lyonnais' gang.
French helmer and novelist Philippe Claudel has been tapped to direct "Silence d'Amour" (Silence of Love), a follow-up to his directorial debut, the Kristin Scott Thomas starrer "I've Loved You So…
Screenwriter Abdel Raouf Dafri is reteaming with his "Prophet" star Tahar Rahim for a Tokyo-set thriller about the French gang of Aubervilliers.
Euro major StudioCanal has inked a long-term exclusive development, co-financing and worldwide distribution deal with Ben Stassen's NWave, Europe's leading stereoscopic 3-D pioneer and production…
Gallic documentary "Two in the Wave" has been acquired by the U.K.'s New Wave Films and Canada's FunFilm Distribution.
Spreading its cultural reach wider, Ilann Girard's Paris-based Arsam Intl., co-producer of "Lebanon" and "Goodbye Bafana," has boarded Afia Nathaniel's "Neither the Veil, Nor the Four Walls" and…
French producer Aton Soumache's Onyx Films is developing "Mune," a $40 million 3D toon, with Paris-based Kinology and Studio 37.
French studio EuropaCorp is in pre-production on its next big English-language project, the 3D sci-fi actioner "Section 8."
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.