Eyeing its next movie franchise, Luc Besson's EuropaCorp has inked with Gallic graphic novel publisher Casterman for the bigscreen adaptation rights to Jacques Tardi's classic comicbook series…
In a surprise move, France Telecom's Orange has bid for all 12 packages of Gallic soccer league rights for the 2008-12 seasons -- the only company to challenge paybox Canal Plus Group's lock on the…
Hit by weaker ad market growth, competition from newer channels and primetime fiction misfires, ad revenues at TF1, France's biggest commercial broadcaster, crept up only 0.6% in 2007 to 1.7 billion…
Producer Thomas Langmann may have an upper-crust pedigree, but he's no pretentious artfilm impresario. The 37-year-old is shepherding one of Europe's biggest and most commercial films ever, the $115…
Julian Schnabel's "The Diving Bell and the Butterfly" features in the five nominations for picture at next month's Cesar Awards, France's top film kudofest.
France Telecom's Orange is negotiating satellite carriage for new TV channels in France, according to French financial daily Les Echos.
In a surprise move, France Telecom's Orange has bid for all 12 rights packages of French soccer league rights over the 2008-12 seasons.
Internet piracy is down in France, according to a report by research company Gfk.
Pushing business on multiple fronts, French sales company SND/M6 has sold U.K. rights on "Animals in Love" to Revolver.
Buyers at last week's 10th Rendez-Vous With French Cinema managed to tear themselves away from the opulent Grand Hotel long enough to check out France's latest crop of projects.
French film production powered up in 2007, both in terms of the number of films produced and financing.