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."
Arthouse met the multiplex with healthy results at the 2011 Spanish box office.