"Muriel's Wedding" helmer P.J. Hogan and star Toni Collette are reteaming on "Mental," about a charismatic, crazy hothead who transforms a family's life when she becomes the nanny of five girls.
Gallic mini-major Rezo has taken France and all international rights on John Sayles' "Amigo," a slice-of-war movie set in the 1899-1902 Philippine-American War.
The ripple effects of the economic collapse are finally being felt in the market.
The thriller is loosely inspired by Jacques Maillot's 2008 "Les Liens du sang."
Gallic director-actor Guillaume Canet ("Tell No One") and U.S. helmer James Gray ("Two Lovers") are teaming on a U.S.-set thriller that will mark Canet's English-language directorial debut.
Magnolia Pictures has taken all U.S. rights to Alex de la Iglesia's "Sad Trumpet Ballad," one of Spain's flagship productions for 2010. Mikado has bought Italian rights and joined "Ballad" as an…
The ripple effects of the economic collapse are finally being felt at the Marche du Film, where fewer titles are being shopped this year as production has slowed down worldwide.
Mother Nature's already delivered two show-stopping performances.
Scorsese's hommage to early French cinema is the second GK Films pic to nab a rebate this year.
Martin Scorsese's "The Invention of Hugo Cabret" and Universal's toon skein "Minions Short Series" are among five productions awarded a French tax break for international shoots.
Even before Wednesday's launch, the biggest newsmaker of the Cannes Film Fest may have already emerged: Mother Nature.