Jan Kounen ("Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky," "Dobermann") is attached to direct sci-fi adventure 3D toonpic "Windwalkers -- Chronicle of the 34th Horde."
The Annecy Festival, the world's largest animation confab, will afford two breathtaking views: a high stretch of French Alps, and the ever-growing spectrum of Europe's burgeoning movie animation…
Ferran Tomas, former director of the Catalan Institute of Cultural Industries (ICIC), is teaming with Rodar y Rodar, one of Barcelona's biggest production houses, to power up its TV production…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
French heiress Liliane Bettencourt, a leading L'Oreal shareholder, has bought 20% in Stephane Courbit's holding company, LG Industrie, French financial daily Les Echos reported Wednesday.
Renowned director Costa Gavras ("Z," "The Ax") will direct "Capital," with Mathieu Kassovitz ("Amen") attached to play the president of one of Europe's biggest investment banks.
France's powerful movie industry lobbies have sounded a collective call to arms for the government to ante up Gallic pic tax rebates for French productions.
Lambert Wilson and Jacques Gamblin are attached to star in EuropaCorp thriller "Blind Man," with Gaul's Xavier Palud set to direct.
Brazilian multi-hyphenate Carlos ("Caca") Diegues ("Bye, Bye Brazil," "God Is Brazilian") and Austrian Stefan Ruzowitzky ("The Counterfeiters") will receive tributes at Portugal's 3rd Douro Film…
Andreas Dresen's "Stopped on Track" and Kim Ki-duk "Arirang" shared Cannes' Un Certain Regard Prize Saturday, section's top plaudit.
Aki Kaurismaki's ''Le Havre,'' Pierre Schoeller's ''The Minister'' and Jeff Nichols' ''Take Shelter'' shared awards Saturday at Cannes from the Fipresci Intl. Federation of Film Critics.