PARIS– France 2, the key channel of French public broadcaster France Televisions, has axed its CEO, Vincent Meslet. France Televisions said in a statement that Meslet’s exit was due to a rift with…
PARIS– Franco-German net Arte has commissioned Lucie Borleteau’s “Cannabis,” a thriller drama skein delving into the private lives of drug smugglers. The series, comprising six one-hour episodes, has…
MADRID – Brazil's twice Intl. Emmy-nominated Grifa Filmes, France's F.L. Concepts & Co, Franco-German network Arte and Discovery's TLC have joined forces to produce "Bel Etoile," a new highpoint in…
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Perhaps not since Greta Garbo uttered her celebrated first chortle has a film artist's entrance into comedy been quite as unexpected as that of French director Bruno Dumont.
LONDON — ITV Studios Global Entertainment has closed deals for dramas series “Rectify” and “Mr Selfridge” in France and Germany. “Rectify,” which is produced by the Sundance Channel, has been…
DUBAI – A trio of Arab projects with revolutions at their core are the top prizewinners at the 10th Dubai Film Festival’s Dubai Film Connection co-production mart. The DIFF Award winners are…
Russell Crowe will make the trek to the 59th Taormina Film Festival to tubthump Zack Snyder's Superman reboot Man of Steel and also receive the fest's Taormina Arte Award.
PARIS — Tom Dercourt’s on-demand programming platform La Septieme Salle is partnering up with Franco-German net Arte to organize monthly premieres across France’s arthouse theaters. The…
PARIS -- Arte France Cinema, the film arm of the Franco-German net, will co-produce four pics, including "Tom a la ferme" from Canadian helmer Xavier Dolan.
PARIS -- Franco-German net Arte has pre-bought Jane Campion and Garth Davis' "Top of the Lake" from BBC Worldwide France, which has also revealed several other deals in the run-up to Mipcom.
Locarno Film Festival artistic topper Olivier Pere has ankled to become managing director of Arte France Cinema, the film division of Franco-German net Arte.