Italian filmmaker Nanni Moretti has been tapped to head the jury at this year's Cannes Film Festival.
MADRID -- Pedro Almodovar, Atom Egoyan, Todd Solondz, Monte Hellman, Hal Hartley, Victor Erice and Abel Ferrara are among a group of 375 film biz folk who announced Wednesday they are boycotting…
PARIS -- Raphael Berdugo, former owner of Roissy Films, one of France's flagship production-sales houses, is back in business.
PARIS -- Virginie Devesa and Keiko Funato have launched Alpha Violet, a Paris-based sales company that underscores the cosmopolitan reach of the Gallic sector.
Jaume Collet-Serra's "Unknown," starring Liam Neeson, was the top French film export last year by theatrical gross, as the U.S. once more drove Gallic B.O. takings outside France in 2011. Rolling off…
PARIS -- In a shock move, Jose Luis Cienfuegos has been sacked as the director of the Gijon Festival, a meet he built up from 1995 into Spain's premier distribution launch-pad for edgier indie movies…
Memento's "Bad Seeds" and Pathe's "Sunday Dads" will screen at the 14th Rendez-Vous With French Cinema along with Wild Bunch's "The Players," with star Jean Dujardin and helmer Michel Hazanavicius in…
Pan-European sales and distribution group Wild Bunch has inked a three-year output deal with Mark Burg's Twisted Pictures, the label behind the "Saw" horror franchise.
Pan-European film group Studiocanal is continuing its European expansion by taking a majority stake in Tandem Communications, one of the region's leading producers and distributors of international…
Pyramide Films has acquired French rights to William Friedkin's Venice Competition hit "Killer Joe."