Tornasol Films has boarded the Euros25 million ($38.8 million) "The Yellow M" (aka "The Yellow Mark"), Alex de la Iglesia's live-action adaptation of Belgian Edgar Pierre Jacob's comic book "La…
President Nicolas Sarkozy's government is set to authorize a second commercial break in films aired on commercial Gallic broadcasters TF1, M6 and paybox Canal Plus.
Confirming Cannes buzz that a clutch of its titles was generating sales heat, Pathe Intl. has confirmed healthy sales on Stephen Frears "Cheri," a brace of Croisette takers for Danny Boyle's "Slumdog…
Salomon Castiel has ankled as director of the Malaga Spanish Film Festival, Spain's biggest film fest dedicated to national production and a fixture in Spanish pic producers' calendar.
Luc Besson's Gallic major EuropaCorp is dipping its toe in new- media production with a mobile TV movie channel.
Albert Espinosa's "Don't Ask Me to Kiss You Because I Will," Jesus Ponce's "Lazy Days" and, if ready on time, Gerardo Herrero's "Que parezca un accidente" will have their market bows at the third…
Paris-based Coproduction Office has closed a tranche of sales on its four Cannes Official Selection players, underscoring the increasing importance of upbeat reviews and a Cannes berth in an…
International exhibition and conference organizer Reed Midem has cancelled Amazia 2008.
Walter Salles' VideoFilmes has picked up "The Mystery of Samba" for distribution in Brazil.
Guido Rud's FilmSharks Intl. has acquired international rights to the next film by Pablo Fendrik, whose "Blood Appears" won the Ofaj/TV5Monde (Very) Young Critics awards at Cannes Critics' Week…
Crowning an enthusiastic reception when it first screened at Cannes, Sergei Dvortsevoi's "Tulpan," a Kazakhstan-set tale of a lovelorn shepherd, won the top Un Certain Regard Prix.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- John Madden on Releasing Jessica Chastain Political Thriller ‘Miss Sloane’ in Trump era U.S.
- Playback: Dev Patel on ‘Lion’ and Diversity’s Double-Edged Sword
- ‘Moonlight,’ ‘Silence,’ ‘Stranger Things’ Among AFI Awards Official Selections
- Last Year’s Oscar Winners, This Year’s Contenders Land Grammy Nominations