SAN SEBASTIAN – Call it the San Sebastian effect. Koldo Zuazua’s San Sebastian-based Kowalski Films, one of Spain’s most active national and international co-producers, with three films at the San…
On the eve of Toronto fest kick-off, European mini-major Studiocanal has closed an exclusive distribution pact with Ottawa-based pubcaster Radio-Canada. The five-year deal, effective in…
PARIS — A top purveyor of original drama and high-profile imports, paybox Canal Plus is launching a premium HD channel dedicated to series to drive up subscriptions. Canal Plus Series, set to bow…
PARIS– After delving into a wide variety of genre, from cop dramas (“Braquo”) to costumers (“Borgia”) and most recently fantasy skeins (“Rebound”), French paybox Canal Plus is also exploring comedy…
Europe's Studiocanal is joining forces with Disney Nordic to roll out the bigscreen adaptation of Jonas Jonasson's bestseller "The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared."
French tv maven Fabrice de la Patelliere, head of fiction programming at Canal Plus, is shepherding a slate of shows sure to draw the attention of U.S. programming execs.
Latin America is key to the Catholic Church, but it's increasingly important to the global showbiz industry as well.
Vivendi-owned Canal Plus Group has inked a five-year licensing deal with HBO, covering second-window rights to HBO's new series, including "Girls," "The Newsroom" and "Banshee."
Building on their strong partnership, Studiocanal has boarded Les Armateurs' "French Riviera," one of Europe's most ambitious feature toon projects.
Cannes laureates Michel Franco and Michael Rowe are teaming up to create "Hotel Garage" for the smallscreen in Mexico via Franco's new shingle, Lucia Films.
Rialto Pictures has signed a three-year agreement with Studiocanal to handle the U.S. theatrical distribution of more than 2,000 international titles owned by the French media company.