The rainstorms at last week's Gallic TV showcase could have served as a metaphor for forces buffeting France's TV export industry: contracting ad revenues in many markets, and ever-tighter…
Marathon Intl.'s "Bloody Mountains," a 12-part satanic cult thriller set in the brooding Pyrenees, proved one standout for buyers at a convivial 14th TV France Intl. Rendez-Vous, which wrapped…
Kicking off sales at the TV France Intl. Rendez-Vous in Biarritz, Java Films has sold "Manila's Lost Children" and "Secret Story: the Gulag Archipelago" to Swedish pubcaster SvT.
Gallic TV exports held last year, thanks in part to sales to Europe, and a hike in documentary sales, according to figures revealed Thursday at the 14th TV France Intl. Rendez-Vous in Biarritz.
France's Celluloid Dreams has announced major territory sales for two Toronto players, Kore-eda Hirokazu's "Still Walking" and Matt Tyrnauer's "Valentino: The Last Emperor."
In a pioneering but clunky move to face off with already established VOD on cable and ADSL TV in France, Gallic pay TV giant Canal Plus has launched a satellite TV version of on-demand service, Canal…
Gallic animation producer and sales house Futurikon has sold North American rights to 3-D toon pic "Dragon Hunters" to Peace Arch.
In a medal competition for European B.O. distributor perf this year, France's Pathe Distribution would surely take gold, Usain Bolt-style.
Based not in media centers Madrid or Barcelona but in Galicia's biggest seaport, La Coruna, Voz Audiovisual might not seem like a Spanish TV giant.
Rolling off a warm reception in competition at Venice, Paris-based Celluloid Dreams has sold several territories on Marco Bechis' "Birdwatchers."
France's Films Distribution will co-finance and sell "The Controversy," from German helmer Margarethe von Trotta. The film centers on Hannah Arendt's reactions to the trial of Holocaust architect…