Yasmina Reza, France's best-known dramatist, will make her film helming debut on "Introducing Fernand," toplining Carmen Maura, Bouli Lanners and Emmanuelle Seigner.
On the eve of ParisFX's 25th anniversary celebration of CG animation, French 3-D animators and producers say the industry has hit a dry patch.
Nick Nolte has joined the cast of "My Own Love Song," penned and helmed by Olivier Dahan ("La Vie en rose").
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$28.9M Sony / Screen Gems -35.29%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$586,451 Cumulative:$307.9M Disney -24.71%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$506,166 Cumulative:$17.6M Warner Brothers -28.02%
StudioCanal is adding genre fare to its traditionally arthouse-oriented lineup for AFM.
Faced with growing competition from cheaper European shooting locations that often offer tax incentives, Gaul's local film commissions, notably Film France and Ile de France, are tubthumping what's…
In general, the local pic biz has enjoyed a buoyant run at the B.O. in 2008 so far. French pics have improved their marketshare at home, currently at about 44% -- an 11% jump compared with last year…
Cash-strapped toon house Bibo Films has suspended production on EuropaCorp's "A Monster in Paris" for an undetermined period.
Paris-based sales and production shingle Wide Management has inked a series of sales and pickups, ahead of its trip to the AFM.
For his next directing effort, Steven Soderbergh is plotting a 3-D live-action rock 'n' roll musical about Cleopatra. He is courting Catherine Zeta-Jones to play the Egyptian queen and Hugh Jackman…
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp is partnering with Editions Glenat, a French comicbook publisher, to launch distribution and production shingle Europa-Glenat.