Fred Cavaye is set to helm "A Bout Portant," a thriller starring Gilles Lellouche and Roschdy Zem.
French mini-major EuropaCorp has inked a raft of sales on "Adele Blanc Sec," the comicbook-based pic helmed and produced by Luc Besson.
Gallic minimajor StudioCanal has taken worldwide rights outside Spain to Daniel Benmayor's "Bruc."
Repped by Paris-based company Wide Management, Emmanuel Laurent's docu "Two in the Wave" has been acquired by Japan's Cetera Intl., France's Les Films du Paradoxe and Brazil's Imovision for all…
French mini-major Gaumont has taken domestic distribution and international sales rights to "De Force."
Gallic mini-major StudioCanal is forging production partnerships with a trio of high-profile Hollywood shingles: Gary Barber and Roger Birnbaum's Spyglass Entertainment, Joel Silver's Dark Castle and…
More than 2,000 French theaters will shutter for one hour Wednesday evening in protest against the recent shakeup in Gaul's release-window schedule.
Gallic paybox giant Canal Plus will kick off talks Monday on the French film industry's $64,000 question: how much cash will the feevee invest in local pics?
Films unveiling new footage or debuting in completed form for international buyers at AFM.
The glass-walled, TV-consoled office of Bertrand Meheut, Canal Plus Group prexy-CEO, looks onto a leafy street by the Seine.
On Oct. 12, the crooked cops from "Braquo," a French twist on "The Shield," bowed with a bang during primetime on Canal Plus -- the show broke the channel's records for a French fictional program…